Definition of Laplander in English:


Pronunciation /ˈlapˌlandər/ /ˈlæpˌlændər/

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  • A native or inhabitant of the northern European region of Lapland.

    ‘a Laplander in his native costume’
    • ‘Esther was living in Norway with her husband, a Laplander she met in Australia.’
    • ‘For centuries, in cultures as diverse as Laplanders and Aborigines, dogs have been man's best friend.’
    • ‘The origins of this winter sport trace back to Scandinavia, where native Laplanders held onto reins of reindeer as a mode of transportation.’