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Proper noun[edit]


  1. (uncountable) Lapland, the geographical area that covers the northmost parts of Norway, Sweden and Finland plus a Northwestern corner of Russia.
  2. (uncountable) The northernmost maakunta ‎(region) of Finland.
  3. Any of a number of small places in Finland outside Lapland (named for ancient Sami residence).
  4. A surname derived from lappi ‎(a Sami).


Inflection of Lappi (Kotus type 5/risti, pp-p gradation)
nominative Lappi Lapit
genitive Lapin Lappien
partitive Lappia Lappeja
illative Lappiin Lappeihin
singular plural
nominative Lappi Lapit
accusative nom. Lappi Lapit
gen. Lapin
genitive Lapin Lappien
partitive Lappia Lappeja
inessive Lapissa Lapeissa
elative Lapista Lapeista
illative Lappiin Lappeihin
adessive Lapilla Lapeilla
ablative Lapilta Lapeilta
allative Lapille Lapeille
essive Lappina Lappeina
translative Lapiksi Lapeiksi
instructive Lapein
abessive Lapitta Lapeitta
comitative Lappeineen

Derived terms[edit]