1. A large amount of fresh water flowing continuously in a long line across the land. English = river, stream.
2. A small stream or river. English = creek.
3. The route to a particular place that is a long winding thin line of ground that has been marked by people or animals walking, or has been specifically constructed and paved, and/or has been marked with signs. English = way, path, trail.
4. A particular course of action or way of achieving something. English = pathway.