Kattegat

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Dutch kat (cat) and gat (hole, port), the idea being that the Danish Straits lying at the bottom of present day Kattegat were so narrow that only a cat could squeeze through.

Proper noun[edit]

Kattegat

  1. A body of water between Jutland and the Swedish mainland.

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