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Map of attested locations

Surname: Šāvējs

Origin: Latvian

Meaning: Shooter

Old Spellings: Schavejs, Schaveis, Schaveij

Cyrillic Spelling: Шавейс

Handwritten Cyrillic: To be added

Variations and Alternate Spellings: Šāvēja, Savejs, Saveja

Related Surnames: Vilkušāvējs

Possible place name borrowing? Yes

Attested Locations: Rucava, Rūjiena

Famous individuals with this surname: Unknown