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Gewirk (Persian, Kurdish) , also known as the "Gawerk" or "Gewrek", are a Kurdish tribe inhabiting areas of modern-day Iran, Iraq and Turkey. The people of the Gewirk tribe mainly inhabit the following cities of Iran: Urmia, Sardasht , Rabat , Mahabad, Saqez, Boukan, Salmas and Shepiran. In Turkey, they mainly inhabit the following provinces and cities: Van, Ba?kale and Gürp?nar. In Iraq, they mainly inhabit the following Shaqlawa district of Erbil.
Gawerk Lords in Urmia and Sardasht- ? ? 1900
The historical center of the Gewirk tribe is Rabat, a city in the West Azerbaijan province of Iran.
Gawerk - Mahabad- house of lord - Osman Agha - -? ? ?
Gawerk - Rabat- hasan agha - - ?
The tribe is a part of the Billbas Tribal Federation and with the members of the tribe speaking the Mokryan accent of the Kurdish language.
Gawerk- Kordestan region - Rabat house of Rashid Agha - - -? ?
- Gewirk Tribe in history of Kurdistan, written by Mohsen Rashidi Gewirk