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Surname: Brūvelis

Origin: Latvian

Meaning: Possibly related to "brūvēt", meaning "to brew", possible diminutive form of "brūveris" (brewer).

Old Spellings: Bruhwel

Cyrillic Spelling: Брувелис

Handwritten Cyrillic: To be added

Variations and Alternate Spellings: Brūvele, Bruvelis, Bruvele

Related Surnames: Brūveris

Possible place name borrowing? Yes

Attested Locations: Babīte, Cēre, Jūrmala, Rīga, Stiene, Valgale, Valmiera

Famous individuals with this surname: Unknown