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Nesseby
UNJáRGA ( Northern Sami
Northern Sami
) or NESSEBY (Norwegian ) (also Uuniemi in Kven/Finnish ) is a municipality in Finnmark
Finnmark
county , Norway
Norway
. The administrative centre of the municipality is the village of Varangerbotn . Other villages in Nesseby
Nesseby
include Gandvik , Karlebotn , Nesseby
Nesseby
, and Nyelv . The European route E06 and European route E75 highways intersect at Varangerbotn in Nesseby
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Headland
A HEADLAND (or simply HEAD) is a coastal landform , a point of land usually high and often with a sheer drop, that extends out into a body of water. It is a type of promontory . A headland of considerable size often is called a cape . Headlands are characterised by high, breaking waves, rocky shores, intense erosion, and steep sea cliffs. Headlands and bays are often found on the same coastline. A bay is flanked by land on three sides, whereas a headland is flanked by water on three sides. Headlands and bays form on discordant coastlines, where bands of rock of alternating resistance run perpendicular to the coast
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Town
A TOWN is a form of human settlement . Towns are generally larger than villages but smaller than cities , though the size definition for what constitutes a each of these terms varies considerably in different parts of the world
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Coat Of Arms
A COAT OF ARMS is an heraldic visual design on an escutcheon (i.e., shield ), surcoat , or tabard . The coat of arms on an escutcheon forms the central element of the full heraldic achievement which in its whole consists of shield, supporters , crest , and motto . A coat of arms is traditionally unique to an individual person , family (except in the United Kingdom
United Kingdom
), state, organisation or corporation
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Parish
A PARISH is a church territorial unit constituting a division within a diocese . A parish is under the pastoral care and clerical jurisdiction of a parish priest , who might be assisted by one or more curates , and who operates from a parish church . Historically, a parish often covered the same geographical area as a manor (its association with the parish church remaining paramount). By extension the term parish refers not only to the territorial unit but to the people of its community or congregation as well as to church property within it. In England
England
this church property was technically in ownership of the parish priest ex-officio, vested in him on his institution to that parish
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Nord-Varanger
NORD-VARANGER is a former municipality in Finnmark county in Norway . It is located in the present-day Vadsø Municipality on the southern half of the Varanger Peninsula , east of the Jakobselva river, along the Varangerfjorden . CONTENTS * 1 Name * 2 History * 3 References * 4 External links NAMEThe meaning of the name Nord-Varanger is originally the name of the Varangerfjorden , (Old Norse : Ver(j)angr). The first part is ver meaning "fishing village " and the last part is angr which means "fjord ". It was first probably used for the narrow fjord on the inside of Angsnes which now is called "Meskfjorden" and leads into Varangerbotn . Nord means "north", therefore it is the north side of the Varangerfjord. HISTORYThe kjøpstad (market town) of Vadsø was established as a municipality on 1 January 1838 (see formannskapsdistrikt ). Because of the low population in the rural area around the town, the municipality originally included the rural area around it
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Bokmål
BOKMåL (literally "book tongue") is an official written standard for the Norwegian language
Norwegian language
, alongside Nynorsk
Nynorsk
. Bokmål
Bokmål
is the preferred written standard of Norwegian for 85% to 90% of the population in Norway
Norway
, and is most used by people who speak Standard Østnorsk
Østnorsk
. Bokmål
Bokmål
is regulated by the governmental Norwegian Language Council . A more conservative orthographic standard, commonly known as Riksmål , is regulated by the non-governmental Norwegian Academy for Language and Literature . The written standard is a Norwegianised variety of the Danish language
Danish language

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Kven Language
The KVEN LANGUAGE is a Finnic language spoken in northern Norway
Norway
by the Kven people
Kven people
. For political and historical reasons, it received the status of a minority language in 2005 within the framework of the European Charter for Regional or Minority Languages
European Charter for Regional or Minority Languages
. Linguistically , however, it is seen as a mutually intelligible dialect of the Finnish language , and grouped together with the Peräpohjola dialects such as Meänkieli , spoken in Torne Valley in Sweden
Sweden
. Contrary to popular belief, the dialects spoken by the Kvens and Kainuu peoples are not closely related. The Kainuu dialect is one of the Savonian dialects that was formed from the 16th century onwards, when immigrants from Savonia started to settle in the northern wastelands
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European Route E06
EUROPEAN ROUTE E6 (Norwegian : Europavei 6 or simply E6) is the main north-south road through Norway
Norway
, and the west coast of Sweden
Sweden
. It is 1,919 mi (3,088 km) long and runs from the southern tip of Sweden
Sweden
at Trelleborg , into Norway
Norway
and through almost all of the country north to the Arctic Circle
Arctic Circle
and Nordkapp
Nordkapp
. The route ends in Kirkenes
Kirkenes
close to the Russian border
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Cloudberry
RUBUS CHAMAEMORUS is a rhizomatous herb native to cool temperate , alpine , arctic tundra and boreal forest , producing amber-colored edible fruit similar to the raspberry or blackberry . English common names include CLOUDBERRY, BAKEAPPLE (in Newfoundland and Labrador
Newfoundland and Labrador
), KNOTBERRY and KNOUTBERRY (in England), AQPIK or LOW-BUSH SALMONBERRY (in Alaska
Alaska
- not to be confused with true salmonberry, Rubus spectabilis ), and AVERIN or EVRON (in Scotland
Scotland
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Church Of Norway
The CHURCH OF NORWAY (Den norske kirke in Bokmål
Bokmål
and Den norske kyrkja in Nynorsk
Nynorsk
) is a Lutheran
Lutheran
denomination of Protestant Christianity
Christianity
that serves as the people\'s church of Norway
Norway
, as set forth in the Constitution of Norway
Norway
. It is by far the largest church in Norway
Norway
, and until the 19th century membership was mandatory for everyone. Norway
Norway
was gradually christianized from the Late Early Middle Ages and was a Catholic country until the 16th century. The former Catholic Church of Norway
Norway
exercised a significant degree of sovereignty in Norway
Norway
and essentially shared power with the King as the secular ruler
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Sami Parliaments
SáMI POLITICS refers to politics that concern the ethnic group called Sámis in Norway
Norway
, Sweden
Sweden
, Finland
Finland
and Russia
Russia
. In a more narrow sense, it has come to indicate the government of Sámi affairs by Sámi political institutions. This article deals with Sámi political structures, with an emphasis on the contemporary institutions. CONTENTS* 1 Pre-parliamentarian Sámi politics * 1.1 Nomadic times * 1.1.1 The "Finnekonger" * 1.1.2 The Siida system * 1.2 The Division of Sápmi (13th century - 1945s) * 1.3 Early modern Sámi political organizing (c
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Isak Saba
ISAK MIKAL SABA (15 November 1875 in Nesseby , Norway – 1 June 1921) was a Sami teacher and politician. On 11 October 1906 he became the first Sami to be elected to the Stortinget , and he was the representative of Finnmark for the Norwegian Labour Party from 1907 to 1912. Isak Saba wrote the text to Sámi soga lávlla , which the Sami Conference made the Sami national anthem in 1986. AUTHORITY CONTROL * WorldCat Identities * VIAF : 21157936 * SELIBR : 222340 * BIBSYS : 90356775 This article about a Norwegian politician born in the 1870s is a stub . You can help by expanding it
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Storting
GOVERNMENT (77) * Høyre (48) * FrP (29)SUPPORTED BY (19) * KrF (10) * Venstre (9)OPPOSITION (73) * Ap (55) * Sp (10) * SV (7) * MDG (1) ELECTIONS VOTING SYSTEM Open list
Open list
proportional representation Modified Sainte-Laguë method LAST ELECTION 9 September 2013 NEXT ELECTION 11 September 2017 MEETING PLACE Parliament of Norway Building Oslo
Oslo
, Norway
Norway
WEBSITE www.stortinget.noThe STORTING (Norwegian : Stortinget , "the great thing " or "the great assembly") is the supreme legislature of Norway
Norway
, established in 1814 by the Constitution of Norway
Norway
. It is located in Oslo
Oslo

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Isthmus
An ISTHMUS ( /ˈɪsθməs/ or /ˈɪsməs/ ; plural: ISTHMUSES; from Ancient Greek
Ancient Greek
: ἰσθμός isthmos "neck" ) is a narrow piece of land connecting two larger areas across an expanse of water that otherwise separates them. A tombolo is an isthmus that consists of a spit or bar , and a strait is the sea counterpart of an isthmus. Canals are often built across isthmuses, where they may be a particularly advantageous short cut for marine transport
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Reindeer
Cervus tarandus (Linnaeus, 1758) The REINDEER (Rangifer tarandus), also known as CARIBOU in North America , is a species of deer with circumpolar distribution, native to arctic , subarctic , tundra , boreal , and mountainous regions of northern Europe, Siberia, and North America. This includes both sedentary and migratory populations. While overall widespread and numerous, some of its subspecies are rare and at least one has already become extinct . For this reason, it is considered to be vulnerable by the IUCN
IUCN
. Reindeer
Reindeer
vary considerably in colour and size. Both sexes can grow antlers annually, although the proportion of females that grow antlers varies greatly between population and season. Antlers are typically larger on males
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