St. Nicholas Church of Tetri Tskaro (XIX c.)
|Elevation||1,180 m (3,870 ft)|
|Time zone||UTC+4 (Georgian Time)|
|o Summer (DST)||UTC+5|
Tetritskaro or Tetritsqaro (Georgian: ?, translit.: tetrits'q'aro; Georgian pronunciation: [tt?rits'q'?ro]) is a town in Kvemo Kartli in southern Georgia. It is the municipal center of Tetritsqaro Municipality. According to 2014 Georgian Census its population is 3,093. The Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway will run along the rail line through the town.
Original settlement on this location was called Garisi (), but due to invasions and wars this place got abandoned and in the beginning of the 19th century became a ghost town. Later, this area was resettled by Georgian Azerbaijanis, who called the settlement Agbulakhi; the name was of Azerbaijani origin and literally meant white spring. In 1940, the name was changed to Tetri-Tskaro, which, in Georgian, also means white spring. Town status was granted to it in 1966.