straat

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Etymology[edit]

From Dutch straat.

Noun[edit]

straat (plural strate)

  1. street, road

Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch strate, *stret (in toponyms), from Old Dutch strāta, from Proto-Germanic *strātō (street), from Latin strāta, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *sterh₃- (to stretch out, extend, spread).

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Noun[edit]

straat f (plural straten, diminutive straatje n)

  1. street, paved way
  2. (geography) channel, strait
    Straat Yucatan — the Yucatán Channel or Straits of Yucatán
    Straat (van) Malakka — Strait of Malacca

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