joenpenkka

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

joen (of a river) +‎ penkka (bank)

Noun[edit]

joenpenkka

  1. riverbank (sloped side of a river)

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • The word joenpenkka refers concretely to the bank bordering a river, whereas jokivarsi may be understood to include a large area along a river.

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