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Can you name the English words derived from Finnish or Sami?

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Salty liqourice
Traditional plucked string instrument of the dulcimer and zither family native to Finland and Karelia
The Finnish state of mind about strong character and 'grim forbearance'
Short, low-slung sled used in sport or for transport, pulled by a dog, a skier or by reindeer
A small hot room used for bathing and washing
A Finnish military tactic that involves encircling the enemy unit
Bottle-based improvised fire bomb used against tanks in WW2
An area where the tree growth is hindered by low temperatures and short growing seasons

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