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Gävle is a municipality in Sweden. The name is a remnant from an old Swedish word gavel, that was used to mean a river bank. This word isn't used anymore though. The river that flows through Gävle is also called Gävleån.

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"Gatan" means "the street" in Swedish. It is the definite form of "gata", which means street.

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