English Channel

The English Channel is a shallow sea that links the southern part of the to the Atlantic Ocean. It separates the from and surrounds the .
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English Channel

  • Type: Strait
  • Description: arm of the Atlantic Ocean that separates southern England from northern France
  • Category: sea
  • Location:
Latitude of center
49.6969° or 49° 41' 49" north
Longitude of center
-2.3154° or 2° 18' 55.3" west
Open­Street­Map ID
way 920269202
Geo­Names ID
2649991
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Engelse Kanaal
  • Albanian: Kanali Anglez
  • Albanian: Kanali i la Manshit
  • Albanian: La Mansh
  • Amharic: የእንግሊዝ ወሽመጥ
  • Arabic: Kanal La Mancha
  • Arabic: القناة الإنجليزية
  • Arabic: القناة الإنكليزية
  • Arabic: القناة الانجليزية
  • Arabic: القنال الإنجليزي
  • Arabic: القنال الانجليزي
  • Arabic: القنال الانجليزية
  • Arabic: المانش
  • Arabic: بحر المانش
  • Arabic: قناة إنجليزية
  • Arabic: قناة إنكليزية
  • Arabic: قناة المانش
  • Arabic: قنال انجليزي
  • Aragonese: Canal d'a Manga
  • Armenian: Անգլիական նեղուց
  • Armenian: Լա Մանշ
  • Asturian: Canal de la Mancha
  • Azerbaijani: La-Manş
  • Azerbaijani: La Manş
  • Azerbaijani: La Manş boğazı
  • Azerbaijani: La Manş kanalı
  • Azerbaijani: İngilis kanalı
  • Bashkir: Ла-Манш
  • Basque: Mantxako itsasoa
  • Basque: Mantxako kanal
  • Basque: Mantxako kanala
  • Bavarian: Ärmekanei
  • Belarusian: Англійскі канал
  • Belarusian: Ла-Манш
  • Belarusian: Ля-Манш
  • Belarusian: Праліў Ла-Манш
  • Bengali: ইংলিশ চ্যানেল
  • Bhojpuri: इंग्लिश चैनल
  • Bosnian: Engleski kanal
  • Bosnian: La Manche
  • Breton: Mor Breizh
  • Bulgarian: Английски Канал
  • Bulgarian: Ла Манш
  • Bulgarian: Ла Манша
  • Bulgarian: Ламанш
  • Catalan: Canal Anglès
  • Catalan: Canal de la Mànega
  • Catalan: La Mànega
  • Catalan: canal de la Mànega
  • Cebuano: Kanal La Mancha
  • Central Kurdish: نۆکەندی ئینگلیز
  • Chechen: Ла-Манш
  • Chinese: 拉芒什海峡
  • Chinese: 英倫海峽
  • Chinese: 英吉利海峡
  • Chinese: 英吉利海峽
  • Chuvash: Ла-Манш
  • Cornish: Chanel
  • Cornish: Mor Bretannek
  • Croatian: Engleski kanal
  • Croatian: English Channel
  • Croatian: Kanal
  • Croatian: La Manche
  • Czech: Anglický kanál
  • Czech: English Channel
  • Czech: Kanál La Manche
  • Czech: La Manche
  • Czech: Lamanšský kanál
  • Czech: Lamanšský průliv
  • Czech: Průliv La Manche
  • Danish: Den engelske kanal
  • Danish: Engelske Kanal
  • Dimli (individual language): Qanalê Manşi
  • Dutch: Engelse Kanaal
  • Dutch: Het Kanaal
  • Egyptian Arabic: القنال الإنجليزى
  • Egyptian Arabic: القنال الإنجليزي
  • Egyptian Arabic: القنال الانجليزى
  • Egyptian Arabic: المانش
  • Egyptian Arabic: مانش
  • English: La Manche
  • English: The Channel
  • Esperanto: Angla Markolo
  • Esperanto: Kanalo La Manche
  • Esperanto: La Manche
  • Esperanto: Manika Markolo
  • Estonian: Inglise Kanal
  • Estonian: La Manche'i väin
  • Estonian: La Manche
  • Finnish: Englannin kanaali
  • Finnish: Kanaali
  • French: La Manche
  • French: Manche
  • French: Mer Manche
  • French: Mer de la Manche
  • Galician: Canal da Mancha
  • Galician: Canle da Mancha
  • Georgian: ინგლისის არხი
  • Georgian: ინგლისის სრუტე
  • Georgian: ლა-მანში
  • Georgian: ლა-მანშის სრუტე
  • Georgian: ლა მანში
  • German: English Channel
  • German: La Manche
  • German: Ärmel Kanal
  • German: Ärmelkanal
  • Greek: Θάλασσα της Μάγχης
  • Greek: Μάγχη
  • Greek: Μανς
  • Greek: Νησιά της Μάγχης
  • Greek: Στενό της Μάγχης
  • Hebrew: התעלה האנגלית
  • Hebrew: תעלת לאמאנש
  • Hebrew: תעלת לאמנש
  • Hebrew: תעלת לה-מאנש
  • Hebrew: תעלת לה-מנש
  • Hebrew: תעלת לה מאנש
  • Hebrew: תעלת לה מנש
  • Hebrew: תעלת למאנש
  • Hebrew: תעלת למנש
  • Hindi: इंग्लिश चैनल
  • Hungarian: A Csatorna
  • Hungarian: Csatorna
  • Hungarian: English Channel
  • Hungarian: La Manche-csatorna
  • Hungarian: La Manche
  • Hungarian: La Manche csatorna
  • Icelandic: Ermarsund
  • Icelandic: Ermasund
  • Indonesian: English Channel
  • Indonesian: Selat Inggris
  • Indonesian: Terusan Inggris
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Le Manica
  • Irish: An Mhuir nIocht
  • Irish: Muir nIocht
  • Italian: Canale della Manica
  • Italian: Canale della manica
  • Italian: La Manica
  • Italian: Stretto della Manica
  • Italian: la Manica
  • Japanese: イギリス海峡
  • Japanese: ラマンシュ海峡
  • Japanese: 英仏海峡
  • Japanese: 英国海峡
  • Kannada: ಇಂಗ್ಲಿಷ್ ಕಡಲ್ಗಾಲುವೆ
  • Karachay-Balkar: Ла-Манш
  • Karachay-Balkar: Ла-Манш ачыкъбогъаз
  • Kazakh: Ла-Манш
  • Kirghiz: Ла-Манш
  • Korean: 라망슈
  • Korean: 영국해협
  • Korean: 영국 해협
  • Korean: 영불 해협
  • Korean: 영불해협
  • Kurdish: English Channel
  • Kurdish: Kanala English
  • Kurdish: La Manche
  • Kurdish: Lamanş
  • Kurdish: Tengava Lamanşê
  • Lao: ຊ່ອງແຄບອັງກິດ
  • Latin: Fretum Anglicum
  • Latin: Fretum Britannicum
  • Latin: Mare Britannicum
  • Latin: Oceanus Britannicus
  • Latvian: Lamanša jūras šaurums
  • Latvian: Lamanšs
  • Limburgan: 't Kanaal
  • Limburgan: 't Kenaal
  • Lithuanian: La Manšas
  • Lithuanian: Lamanšas
  • Lithuanian: Lamanšo sąsiauris
  • Lombard: Canal de la Manega
  • Low German: Engelschen Kanal
  • Luxembourgish: Äermelkanal
  • Macedonian: Ламанш
  • Malay: Selat Inggeris
  • Malayalam: English Channel
  • Malayalam: ഇംഗ്ലീഷ് ചാനൽ
  • Manx: Mooir yn Eeaght
  • Maori: Te Hongere Ingarihi
  • Marathi: इंग्लिश खाडी
  • Marathi: इंग्लिश चॅनेल
  • Mingrelian: ლა-მანში
  • Mongolian: Ла-Маншийн хоолой
  • Narom: Ch'na
  • Narom: Ch'nal
  • Narom: Maunche
  • Northern Frisian: Ingelsk Kanool
  • Norwegian: Den engelske kanal
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Den engelske kanal
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Engelske kanal
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Den engelske kanal
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Den engelske kanalen
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Engelske kanal
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Engelske kanalen
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Kanalen
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: La Manche
  • Occitan (post 1500): Marga
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Sūþsǣ
  • Panjabi: ਇੰਗਲਿਸ਼ ਚੈਨਲ
  • Persian: خلیج عقبه
  • Persian: دریای مانش
  • Persian: کانال انگلیس
  • Persian: کانال انگلیسی
  • Persian: کانال مانش
  • Picard: Manche
  • Piemontese: Canal dla Mania
  • Polish: Kanał Angielski
  • Polish: Kanał La Manche
  • Polish: La Manche
  • Portuguese: Canal Inglês
  • Portuguese: Canal da Mancha
  • Portuguese: Mar da Mancha
  • Romanian: Canalul Mânecii
  • Romanian: Canalului Mânecii
  • Romanian: La-Manche
  • Romanian: Marea Manecii
  • Romanian: Marea Mânecii
  • Russian: Английский канал
  • Russian: Английский пролив
  • Russian: Галльский пролив
  • Russian: Ла-Манш (Английский канал)
  • Russian: Ла-Манш
  • Russian: Ламанш
  • Russian: Ла манш
  • Saterfriesisch: Sleeuwekanoal
  • Scots: Inglis Chainel
  • Scots: Inglis Chainnel
  • Scots: Inglis Channel
  • Scottish Gaelic: Caolas Sasannach
  • Scottish Gaelic: Caolas na Frainge
  • Serbian: La Manche
  • Serbian: Енглески канал
  • Serbian: Канал Ла Манш
  • Serbian: Канал Ламанш
  • Serbian: Ла Манш
  • Serbian: Ламанш
  • Serbo-Croatian: Engleski kanal
  • Serbo-Croatian: Kanal La Manš
  • Serbo-Croatian: La Manche
  • Serbo-Croatian: Lamanš
  • Sicilian: Canali dâ Mànica
  • Slovak: Lamanšský kanál
  • Slovak: Lamanšský prieliv
  • Slovenian: Angleški kanal
  • Slovenian: Rokavski preliv
  • South Azerbaijani: مانش بوْغازی
  • Spanish: Canal de la Mancha
  • Spanish: canal de la Mancha
  • Spanish: mar de la Mancha
  • Swahili: Mfereji wa Kiingereza
  • Swedish: Engelska kanalen
  • Swiss German: Eermelkanal
  • Swiss German: Ärmelkanal
  • Tagalog: Bambang ng Inglatera
  • Tagalog: Canal Ingles
  • Tagalog: Channel Tunnel
  • Tagalog: English Channel
  • Tagalog: Kanal Ingles
  • Tagalog: Tunel ng Bambang
  • Tagalog: Tunnel ng Bambang
  • Tajik: Ла-манш
  • Tajik: Ла манш
  • Tamil: ஆங்கிலக் கால்வாய்
  • Tatar: Ла-Манш
  • Thai: English Channel
  • Thai: ช่องแคบอังกฤษ
  • Tosk Albanian: Ärmelkanal
  • Turkish: English Channel
  • Turkish: Manş Denizi
  • Turkish: Manş Kanalı
  • Turkish: İngiliz Kanalı
  • Ukrainian: Англійський Канал
  • Ukrainian: Ла-Манш
  • Urdu: انگریزی چینل.
  • Urdu: انگلش چینل
  • Urdu: رودباد انگلستان
  • Urdu: رودبار انگلستان
  • Venetian: Canal de ła Mànega
  • Venetian: Canal de ła Mànica
  • Venetian: Canałe de ła Mànega
  • Venetian: Canałe de ła Mànica
  • Venetian: Mànega
  • Vietnamese: Eo biển Măng-sơ
  • Vietnamese: biển Manche
  • Vietnamese: eo biển Anh
  • Vietnamese: eo biển Manche
  • Vietnamese: eo biển Măng-sơ
  • Vietnamese: eo biển Măngsơ
  • Vlaams: Iengels Kanoal
  • Waray (Philippines): English Channel
  • Waray (Philippines): Kanal Ingles
  • Waray (Philippines): Kanal La Mancha
  • Welsh: Môr Udd
  • Welsh: Y Sianel
  • Western Frisian: It Kanaal
  • Western Panjabi: رودباد انگلستان
  • Wu Chinese: English channel
  • Wu Chinese: 英吉利海峡
  • Yiddish: ענגלישן קאנאל
  • Yiddish: ענגלישער קאנאל
  • Yue Chinese: 英倫海峽
  • British Channel
  • Der Kanal
  • English Channel / La Manche
  • Eo biển Manche
  • Kanalê Manşi

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