[oh-trahn-toh; Italianaw-trahn-taw] /oʊˈtrɑn toʊ; Italian ˈɔ trɑn tɔ/ Show IPA
Strait of, a strait between SE Italy and Albania, connecting the Adriatic and the Mediterranean. 44 miles (71 km) wide.
Otranto (Italian ˈɔːtranto)
a small port in SE Italy, in Apulia on the Strait of Otranto: the most easterly town in Italy; dates back to Greek times and was an important Roman port; its ruined castle was the setting of Horace Walpole's Castle of Otranto. Pop: 5282 (2001)