Lapland

Lapland
Lapland [lap′land΄]
region of N Europe, including the N parts of Norway, Sweden, & Finland, & the NW extremity of European Russia, inhabited by the Lapps

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  • Lapland — can refer to:* English name of the Lapland Province ( Lappi ) in Finland * English name of Lapland, Sweden ( Lappland ); the name is not in official use * Sápmi (area), the entire cultural region inhabited by the Sami people minority in northern… …   Wikipedia

  • Lapland — 1570s, from Lapp, the Swedish name for this Finnic people (their name for themselves was Sabme), which probably originally was an insulting coinage (Cf. M.H.G. lappe simpleton ). In English traditionally the home of witches and wizards who had… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Lapland — /lap land /, n. a region in N Norway, N Sweden, N Finland, and the Kola Peninsula of the NW Russian Federation in Europe: inhabited by Lapps. * * * Region, northern Europe. Located within the Arctic Circle, it stretches across northern Norway,… …   Universalium

  • LAPLAND —    (28), a stretch of country in the N. of Europe, between the Atlantic and the White Sea; is divided between Norway, Sweden, Finland, and Russia. Its climate is very severe; mountainous in the W., it becomes more level in the E., where are many… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Lapland — Sp Lãpija Ap Lappi suomiškai Sp Laplándija Ap Lapland norvegiškai L Suomijos lenis; samų (lapių) gyvenama teritorija Š Norvegijoje, Švedijoje, Suomijoje ir Rusijoje …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Lapland — /ˈlæplænd/ (say lapland) noun a region inhabited by Sami in northern Norway, northern Sweden, northern Finland, and the Kola peninsula of north western Russia. –Laplander, noun …  

  • Lapland (1908) — Lapland p1 Schiffsdaten …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lapland Odyssey — Directed by Dome Karukoski Produced by Aleksi Bardy Written by Pekko Pesonen Starring Jussi Vatanen …   Wikipedia

  • Lapland Hotel Kilpis — (Кильписъярви,Финляндия) Категория отеля: 2 звездочный отель Адрес: Käsivarrentie …   Каталог отелей

  • Lapland and Lapps — • This singular race is divided into three different groups: mountain, forest, and fisher Lapps Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Lapland and Lapps     Lapland and Lapps …   Catholic encyclopedia

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