Definition of Lapland in English:

Lapland

proper noun

  • A region in northern Europe that extends from the Norwegian Sea to the White Sea and lies mainly within the Arctic Circle. It consists of the northern parts of Norway, Sweden, and Finland, as well as the Kola Peninsula of Russia.

Origin

Late 16th century: from Swedish Lappland, from Lapp (see Lapp) + land ‘land’.

Pronunciation

Lapland

/ˈlæpˌlænd//ˈlapˌland/