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Location Røyrvik, Nord-Trøndelag
Coordinates 64°58′56″N 14°03′06″E / 64.9822°N 14.0516°E / 64.9822; 14.0516Coordinates: 64°58′56″N 14°03′06″E / 64.9822°N 14.0516°E / 64.9822; 14.0516
Basin countries Norway
Max. length 4.5 kilometres (2.8 mi)
Max. width 1.8 kilometres (1.1 mi)
Surface area 4.9 km2 (1.9 sq mi)
Shore length1 14.46 kilometres (8.99 mi)
Surface elevation 545 metres (1,788 ft)
References NVE
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Ovrejaevrie (Southern Sami) or Orvatnet (Norwegian) is a lake in the municipality of Røyrvik in Nord-Trøndelag county, Norway. The water from the lake flows out through the river Orelva into the lake Namsvatnet. This lake lies within Børgefjell National Park, less than 250 metres (820 ft) to the west of the border with Sweden.[1]

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  1. ^ "Orvatnet" (in Norwegian). yr.no. Retrieved 2011-09-13.