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SKOLT SAAMI Links (5)   Examples (2)   Books (6)   
Alternative names: SKOLT LAPPISH, RUSSIAN LAPP, LAPP, SAAME, SAME, LOPAR, KOLTA, KOLTTA
Number of speakers: 320-330
Language Code: LPK
In language groups: URALIC » FINNO-UGRIC » FINNO-PERMIC » FINNO-CHEREMISIC » FINNO-MORDVINIC » FINNO-LAPPIC » SAAMIC » CENTRAL SAAMIC
Spoken in: Lapin lääni/FINLAND [Details], RUSSIAN FEDERATION [Details]
Description:

Skolt Saami is spoken by several hundred people. The majority of the speakers live in Lappland province in northern Finland. Twenty to thirty speakers are reported to live in northwestern Russia.

Skolt Saami belongs to the Saamic group of... [more ...]


Links
1   Land Rights, Linguistic Rights, and Cultural Autonomy for the Finnish Sami People
http://borealis.lib.uconn.edu/ArcticCircle/SEEJ/sami1.html
2   Quantity in the Skolt (Lappish) Saami Language: An Acoustic Analysis
http://www.sfu.ca/~mcrobbie/Lehiste's%20Review.pdf
3   Skolt Saami Alphabet and a Few Phrases
http://www.samediggi.fi/oktavuohta/en/ok83.htm
4   Skolt Sámi: Unesco Red Book on Endangered Languages
http://www.helsinki.fi/~tasalmin/europe_report.html#Skolt
5   Vowel Reduction in Skolt Saami in Connected Speech
http://www.sfu.ca/~mcrobbie/Keresztes.pdf

Examples
1  Christian Prayer Translated To Skolt Saami
2  National Song Of The Sámi - In Skolt Sámi

Books
1   De Saint-Exupéry, Antoine [Fofonoff, Kati-Claudia (translator)]: U'cc priinsaz (The little prince)
2   Greller, Wolfgang: Provision and Regulation of the Sami Languages
3   Ingold, Tim: The Skolt Lapps Today
4   Lagercrantz, E.: Lappische Volksdichtung 5: See- und Skoltelappische Texte des Südlappischen Varangergebiets. Suomalais-ugrilaisen Seuran toimituksia, 124
5   McRobbie-Utasi, Zita: Quantity in the Skolt (Lappish) Saami Language: An acoustic analysis
6   Sammallahti, P.: The Saami Languages - An Introduction




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