jokivarsi

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

joki (river) +‎ varsi (side)

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

jokivarsi

  1. riverside (area at or in the vicinity of a river)
  2. when used attributively, riparian

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

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

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