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Map of attested locations

Surname: Jurkāns

Origin: Latgalian

Meaning: Patronymic, "son of Jurka" (diminutive of Juris or Yuri, Latvian and Russian forms of George)

Old Spellings: Jurkan

Cyrillic Spelling: Юрканс

Handwritten Cyrillic: To be added

Variations and Alternate Spellings: Jurkāne, Jurkans, Jurkane

Related Surnames: Jurisons

Possible place name borrowing? Yes

Attested Locations: Bērzgale, Nautrēni

Famous individuals with this surname: Unknown