Sami Submitted Place Names

Sami names are used by the Sami people who inhabit northern Scandinavia.
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Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Albánia (Country) Hungarian, Sami
Hungarian and Sami form of Albania.
Bulgária (Country) Hungarian, Portuguese, Sami
Hungarian, Portuguese, and Sami form of Bulgaria.
Čehkkia (Country) Sami
Northern Sami form of Czechia.
Longyearbyen (Settlement) Norwegian, English, Afrikaans, Asturian, Basque, Breton, Catalan, Cebuano, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Esperanto, Estonian, Finnish, French, Galician, German, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian, Interlingua, Italian, Malay, Manx, Maori, North Frisian, Piedmontese, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Sami, Scots, Scottish Gaelic, Serbian, Silesian, Spanish, Swahili, Swedish, Turkish, Vietnamese, West Frisian
Means "The Longyear town" in Norwegian. Longyearbyen is the main settlement of the Norwegian archipelago Svalbard in the Arctic Ocean. The town was named after American businessman John Munro Longyear (1850-1922) whose company helped develop the settlement.
Nuortariika (Country) Sami
Northern Sami form of Austria.
Ruoŧŧa (Country) Sami
Northern Sami form of Sweden, possibly via Finnish Ruotsi.
Saariselkä (Settlement) Sami (Skolt)
"islandback"
Sápmi (Region) Sami, Swedish, English, German, Breton, Faroese, Manx, Scots, Vietnamese
Perhaps ultimately derived from Proto-Balto-Slavic *źemē meaning "earth". Suomi, the Finnish name for Finland, is believed to be derived from the same root... [more]
Stockholbma (Settlement) Sami
Means "Stockholm" in North Sami.