The Carathay Desert (also known as Great Desert) is a vast arid region of dunes and gravel flats occupying southerwestern Eärwa.
Large oases are primarily found along the eastern regions of the desert, but there are skeletal river systems throughout.
The desert is known to the Khirgwi as “Ej’ulkiyah,” meaning “Great Thirst.”
- ↑ Encyclopedic Glossary, 'Carathay Desert'
- ↑ Encyclopedic Glossary, ‘Ej’ulkiyah’