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Surname: Alksnītis

Origin: Latvian

Meaning: Diminutive form of "alder" (type of tree)

Old Spellings: Alksnit, Alksniht

Cyrillic Spelling: Алкснит, Алкснитис

Handwritten Cyrillic: To be added

Variations and Alternate Spellings: Alksnīte, Alksnitis, Alksnite, Alksniņš, Alksniņa, Alksnins, Alksnina, Elksnītis (Latgalian), Elksnīts (Latgalian), Elksnīte (Latgalian), Elksnitis, Elksnite

Related Surnames: Alksnis

Possible place name borrowing? Yes

Attested Locations: Ādaži, Augstroze, Jaunlaicene, Mazstraupe, Padure, Pociems, Raiskums, Rozula, Rudbārži, Vidriži, Zeltiņi (Alksnītis); Ainaži* (Alksniņš); Istra, Saikava (Elksnītis)

Famous individuals with this surname: Unknown