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Lappland can refer to:

Unlike the English word "Lapland", the Swedish word is not used to indicate the area specifically inhabited by the Sami people. An old Swedish word for the Sami area under Swedish control was "Lappmarken".

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Wiktionary

Up to date as of January 15, 2010

Definition from Wiktionary, a free dictionary

Contents

English

Etymology

Lapp +‎ land

Proper noun

Singular
Lappland

Plural
-

Lappland

  1. Lapland

German

Proper noun

Lappland

  1. Lapland

Swedish

Proper noun

Lappland n.

  1. Lapland; Sápmi (the land of the Sami)
  2. Lapland, a historical province (landskap) in Sweden and Finland or either of the two separate parts of this province which were created as all of Finland was ceded to Russia
  3. Lapland province, a present day province in Finland

Synonyms

land of the Sami
  • Sameland

Related terms

  • svenska Lappland
  • finska Lappland
  • Lapplands län
  • Lappmarken (archaic)

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