Lapp Language and Information Resources
Sami or Saami is a general name for a group of Uralic languages spoken by the Sami people in parts of northern Finland, Norway, Sweden and extreme northwestern Russia, in Northern Europe.
Lapp is a Finno-Ugric language, originating from the common proto-Baltic-Finnic and for that reason they are its closest kindred languages.
The Sami (Lapp) Language Branch
Language: Northern Sami, Southern Sami, Inari, Skolt, and Kola. Other dialects include Ume, Pite, Lule, Kemi (Extinct), Akkala, Kildin and Ter.
The Lapp Culture Is Different
The Lapp culture, or Sami culture, is what most people from around the world connect with Lapland.