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Location Bygland (in Aust-Agder),
Kvinesdal and
Sirdal (in Vest-Agder)
Coordinates 58°48′36″N 7°0′22″E / 58.81000°N 7.00611°E / 58.81000; 7.00611Coordinates: 58°48′36″N 7°0′22″E / 58.81000°N 7.00611°E / 58.81000; 7.00611
Primary inflows Kvina river
Primary outflows Kvina river
Basin countries Norway
Surface area 15.87 km2 (6.13 sq mi)
Shore length1 71.94 km (44.70 mi)
Surface elevation 715 m (2,346 ft)
References NVE
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Kvifjorden is a lake that straddles the borders of the Norwegian municipalities of Sirdal and Kvinesdal in Vest-Agder county and Bygland in Aust-Agder county. The lake is part of the Kvina river.[1]

The lake is located about 27 kilometres (17 mi) northeast of Tonstad and about 47 kilometres (29 mi) northwest of Byglandsfjord.

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  1. ^ Store norske leksikon. "Kvina" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2010-04-20.