Saami


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Saa·mi

 (sä′mē)
n.
Variant of Sami.
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Noun1.Saami - a member of an indigenous nomadic people living in northern Scandinavia and herding reindeerSaami - a member of an indigenous nomadic people living in northern Scandinavia and herding reindeer
Lapland, Lappland - a region in northmost Europe inhabited by Lapps
European - a native or inhabitant of Europe
2.Saami - the language of nomadic Lapps in northern Scandinavia and the Kola PeninsulaSaami - the language of nomadic Lapps in northern Scandinavia and the Kola Peninsula
Lappic, Lappish - any of the languages spoken by the Lapps and generally assumed to be Uralic languages
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Herds of the Tundra, although intended as an illustrated coffee-table book for a popular audience, nevertheless contains an important, if well-worn, thesis: that the modern state, through its legislation and its recourse to modern technology, has fundamentally transformed the pastoralism of the Saami reindeer herders.
In 1970, the Norwegian government announced for the first time its plan to dam the Alta River at Kautokeino, in the process flooding the village of Masi and intruding upon strategic points of the routes used by the reindeer-herding Saami in their annual pastoral transhumance.
To illustrate the Grimstad Model in action I'll focus on ail application developed with the methodology by three Saami teachers (in cooperation with the Datasecretariat of the Norwegian Ministry of Education).
The second piece that the Saami brothers presented was the inimitable kalaam 'Merey baney ki baat'.
Saami, Gyan slam centuries Two brilliant centuries by Gyan Ganesh (102) and Saami Kabir Khan (101) were instrumental in MCCC A recording a 191-run win over MCCC C in an Under-13 league encounter at Muscat Municipality Ground IV.
According to current research on the local sociolinguistic situation (Ivanishcheva 2014), the Kola Saami languages are critically endangered.
In the second and third parts, we show how the geographical space of the Kola Peninsula is represented in the Kildin Saami language, thus providing for the linguistic image.
This is not a problem with factory ammo because pressure barrels used for testing are chambered and rifled to absolute minimum SAAMI dimensions.
It is also a centre of Saami culture, as the Saami indigenous peoples from nearby camps gather at Hammerfest to trade.
LAHORE: The tail-end of 2017 was witness to the collaboration of the decade: Ustaad Naseeruddin Saami, a classical music maestro, and Ian Brennan, a Grammy-winning music producer from the US, were brought together in Karachi (last month), to flesh out a multi-CD album, due to be out in 2019.
by Times News Service MCCC U-13 stars: From left, Gaman Ganesh Banjar, Arjun Suresh Dhiman, Saami Kabir Khan and Gyan Ganesh Banjar.