Močvaran zaliv ili morski rukavac u Južnoj Rusiji, naročito ušće reke koje je prošireno u prostran morski rukavac. (tur.)
ETYM Prob. from Icel. itha; cf. Icel. pref. ith- back, AS. ed-, OS. idug-, Old High Germ. ita-; Goth. id-.
A miniature whirlpool or whirlwind resulting when the current of a fluid doubles back on itself; SYN. twist.
ETYM Norw., a whirlpool.
1. A celebrated whirlpool on the coast of Norway.
2. Also Fig., a vortex which draws one in.
Whirlpool, especially off W coast of Norway.
Whirlpool off the Lofoten Islands, Norway, also known as the Moskenesstraumen, which gave its name to whirlpools in general.
A powerful circular current of water (usually the resulting of conflicting tides); SYN. vortex, maelstrom.