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Map of attested locations

Surname: Caunīte

Origin: Latvian

Meaning: Diminutive form of "marten"

Old Spellings: Zauniht, Zaunit

Cyrillic Spelling: Цауните

Handwritten Cyrillic: To be added

Variations and Alternate Spellings: Caunite, Caunītis, Caunitis

Related Surnames: Caune

Possible place name borrowing? Yes

Attested Locations: Birži, Dignāja, Ezere, Galgauska, Kalsnava, Lubāna, Mēdzūla, Rīga, Sece, Sinole, Vaidava, Vecauce

Famous individuals with this surname: Unknown