View of the village and church
|Elevation||5 m (16 ft)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+01:00)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+02:00)|
|Post Code||9740 Lebesby|
Lebesby (Northern Sami: Davvesiida) is a village in Lebesby Municipality in Finnmark county, Norway. The village is located on the shore of the Laksefjorden, along Norwegian County Road 888. The population was 85 in 2015. The village is about half-way between the villages of Ifjord and Bekkarfjord, about 50 kilometres (31 mi) south of the municipal centre of Kjøllefjord. Lebesby Church is located in the center of the village.
- "Lebesby" (in Norwegian). yr.no. Retrieved 2013-02-18.
- The Changes in an Indigenous Society. These women came with a new hope to a little Sea Sami village. Depopulation has been a huge challenge for this region, but now twelve women are giving a brighter future to Davvesiida.
- Store norske leksikon. "Lebesby" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2013-02-18.
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