Definition of Lapp. Meaning of Lapp. Synonyms of Lapp

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Definition of Lapp

Lapp
Lapps Lapps, n. pl.; sing. Lapp. (Ethnol.) A branch of the Mongolian race, now living in the northern parts of Norway, Sweden, and the adjacent parts of Russia.
Lapp
Laplander Lap"land*er, n. A native or inhabitant of Lapland; -- called also Lapp.
Lapp
Lapp Lapp, n. Same as Laplander. Cf. Lapps.

Meaning of Lapp from wikipedia

- Lapp or LAPP may refer to: a dated and controversial term for the Sámi people Bernice Lapp (1917-2010), American Olympic swimmer Daniel Lapp, Canadian...
- Peninsula in particular. The Sámi have historically been known in English as Lapps or Laplanders, but these terms are regarded as offensive by some Sámi people...
- Francis Joseph Lapp (born 1958) is an Alsatian French electrical engineer and entrepreneur active in France, Luxembourg and Poland. Originally French,...
- Katherine Lapp is the executive vice president and chief administrative officer of Harvard University. Boston Magazine named Lapp Boston's 42nd Most Powerful...
- Amish community outside Lancaster, Pennsylvania attends the funeral of Jacob Lapp, who leaves behind his young wife Rachel and eight-year-old son Samuel. Rachel...
- The Lapp knot or Lap knot is a bend, i.e. it is used to join two lines (Lapp bend). It can also be used to form a fixed loop. It is very easy to tie, especially...
- Norwegian: nordsamisk; Swedish: nordsamiska; disapproved exonym Lappish or Lapp) is the most widely spoken of all Sami languages. The area where Northern...
- music (Polska). A polska by Lapp-Nils, pla**** by Rickard Näslin and Göran Andersson Another polska by Lapp-Nils The Lapp-Nils Memorial in Offerdal En...
- the 1940s and 1950s. She performed in folk costume and was better known as Lapp-Lisa, a name reflecting the Sami heritage of her home district. Anna-Lisa...
- well as the exonyms Lappish and Lappic. The last two, along with the term Lapp, are now often considered pejorative. The Sámi languages form a branch of...