Lule Sámi

Lule Sámi (julevsámegiella, Norwegian: lulesamisk, Swedish: lulesamiska) is a Uralic, Sámi language spoken around the Lule River, Sweden, and in the northern parts of Nordland county in Norway, especially Tysfjord municipality, where Lule Sámi is an official language. It is written in the Latin script, having an official alphabet.

Lule Sámi
Native toNorway, Sweden
Native speakers
650 [1] (2015)
Official status
Recognised minority
language in
Norway; Sweden[2]
Language codes
ISO 639-2smj
ISO 639-3smj
ELPLule Saami
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