Lappish (or Lapponic) forms a link between them and Mordvinian.
The Russian Lapp indeed has few true and Lappish attributes.
I have compared this with the Lappish name for seal, ‘dævok’—‘davak’—‘dævkka.’
But that they once had names of their own is shown by the genuine Lappish names for some of the larger islands.
Lappish words to make the dogs quicken their pace or to halt.
I fancy we had, on the whole, a good educational effect upon our Lappish carriers.
But Shah Nadir, under her Lappish hood of reindeer skin, recognized his child so long sought and so hopelessly bewailed.
"Thy hound shall fulfil all thy commands," said the Lappish wizard.