syys

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See also: syys-

Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

syys

  1. (archaic) autumn, fall

Declension[edit]

This form can be used only in nominative, in other cases it is replaced with the cases of syksy.

Usage notes[edit]

Syys is still very frequent as a former part of a compound where it signifies "autumnal". For instance, syysmarkkinat means "an autumnal fair", i.e. a fair that takes place in autumn. For this usage, see syys-.

Noun[edit]

syys

  1. Abbreviation of syyskuu (September).