Northern or North Sami (English: // SAH-mee; Northern Sami: davvisámegiella [ˈtavviːˌsaːmeˌkie̯lla]; Finnish: pohjoissaame [ˈpohjoi̯ˌsːɑːme]; Norwegian: nordsamisk; Swedish: nordsamiska; disapproved exonym Lappish or Lapp) is the most widely spoken of all Sami languages. The area where Northern Sami is spoken covers the northern parts of Norway, Sweden and Finland. The number of Northern Sami speakers is estimated to be somewhere between 15,000 and 25,000. About 2,000 of these live in Finland and between 5,000 and 6,000 in Sweden.
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|Native to||Norway, Sweden, Finland|
|(ca. 25,000 cited 1992–2013Gp)|
|Latin (Northern Sami alphabet)|
Northern Sami Braille
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