Sami Americans

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Sami Americans
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Total population
Regions with significant populations
Alaska, Midwest
American English, Sami, Norwegian, Swedish, Finnish
Christianity, Sami shamanism

Sami Americans are Americans of Sami descent, who originate from Sapmi, the northern regions of Norway, Sweden, Finland, and the Kola Peninsula of Russia. Lapp Americans is sometimes used, but lapp is considered derogatory by the Sami. It has been estimated that there are 30,000 people who are of Sami anscestory living in the Untied States.[2]

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