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lake

Definition:
An enclosed body of water, usually but not necessarily fresh water, from which the sea is excluded. (Source: WHIT)
broader terms
hydrosphere
related terms
overturn (limnology)
Scope note:
scope note is not available
Groups:
HYDROSPHERE (freshwater, marine water, waters)
Themes:
natural areas, landscape, ecosystems
water
Other relations:
Has exact match
EuroVoc: lake
Wikipedia article
Lake
Arabic: بحيرة
Basque: aintzira
Bulgarian: Езеро
Catalan: llac
Chinese:
Croatian: jezero
Czech: jezero
Danish:
Dutch: meer
English (US): lake
Estonian: järv
Finnish: järvi
French: lac
German: See
Greek: λίμνη
Hungarian:
Irish: loch
Italian: lago
Latvian: ezers
Lithuanian: ežeras
Maltese: lag
Norwegian: innsjø
Polish: jezioro
Portuguese: lagos
Romanian: lac
Russian: озеро
Slovak: jazero
Slovenian: jezero
Spanish: lagos
Swedish: sjö
Turkish: göl
Ukrainian: озеро
Concept URL: <http://www.eionet.europa.eu/gemet/concept/4594>