The term "gatvė" is a Lithuanian word that translates to "street" in English. It is used to refer to a road or public thoroughfare.

Origin of the word gatve

The word "gatvė" in Lithuanian has its origin in the Proto-Germanic word *gatwǭ, meaning "street". It is comparable to the Old Norse word "gata". This etymology suggests a historical connection between the Lithuanian term and its Germanic counterparts.