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]

Inflection of joenpenkka (Kotus type 9/kala, kk-k gradation)
nominative joenpenkka joenpenkat
genitive joenpenkan joenpenkkojen
partitive joenpenkkaa joenpenkkoja
illative joenpenkkaan joenpenkkoihin
singular plural
nominative joenpenkka joenpenkat
accusative nom. joenpenkka joenpenkat
gen. joenpenkan
genitive joenpenkan joenpenkkojen
joenpenkkainrare
partitive joenpenkkaa joenpenkkoja
inessive joenpenkassa joenpenkoissa
elative joenpenkasta joenpenkoista
illative joenpenkkaan joenpenkkoihin
adessive joenpenkalla joenpenkoilla
ablative joenpenkalta joenpenkoilta
allative joenpenkalle joenpenkoille
essive joenpenkkana joenpenkkoina
translative joenpenkaksi joenpenkoiksi
instructive joenpenkoin
abessive joenpenkatta joenpenkoitta
comitative joenpenkkoineen

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.

Related terms[edit]