Zakho District

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Zakho District

قضاء زاخو

ܪܘ݂ܣܬܵܩܵܐ ܕܙܵܟܼܘܿ
Location of Zakho in Iraq
Coordinates (Zakho): 37°08′37″N 42°40′55″E / 37.14361°N 42.68194°E / 37.14361; 42.68194Coordinates: 37°08′37″N 42°40′55″E / 37.14361°N 42.68194°E / 37.14361; 42.68194
Country Iraq
Region Iraqi Kurdistan
GovernorateDohuk
SeatZakho
Time zoneUTC+3 (AST)
Area code+964 62

Zakho District (Arabic: قضاء زاخو‎, romanizedqaḍāʾ Zāḫū; Sorani Kurdish: قەزای زاخۆ‎, romanized: qezayê Zaxo; Syriac: ܪܘܼܣܬܵܩܵܐ ܕܙܵܟ̣ܘ̇‎, romanizedrûstāqā Zākhō) is a district in northwestern Dohuk Governorate within the Kurdistan Region of northern Iraq. Administrative center is the city of Zakho.

Subdistricts[edit]

Districts of Dohuk Governorate
(as of 2012)

The district has many sub-districts:

  • Zakho
  • Ibrahim Khalil or Rizgari
  • Darkar or Hizawa
  • Batifa