joppaus

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Swedish jobba. The word originates from the Swedish-Finnish border at river Tornionjoki where smuggling was a common practice until 1960's.

Noun[edit]

joppaus

  1. (dialectal) smuggling
  2. Any illegal trading, especially of alcohol or stolen goods.

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