Răut River

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Map of the Răut River (in Romanian or Moldavian)
Physical characteristics
River mouthDniester
Length286 km (178 mi)
Basin features
Basin size7,760 km2 (3,000 sq mi)

Răut, also referred to as Reut (Romanian: Răut, Ukrainian and Russian: Реут (Reut), Yiddish: רעװעט‎ (Revet)) is a river in Moldova, a right tributary of Dniester. Răut, generally navigable until 18-19th century, is navigable today only by small recreational boats.

The towns Bălți, Orhei and Florești are located by the river.

Coordinates: 47°14′40″N 29°08′50″E / 47.2445°N 29.1471°E / 47.2445; 29.1471