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Surname: Kapiņš

Origin: Latvian

Meaning: Diminutive form of "grave"

Old Spellings: Kappiņ, Kappiņsch

Cyrillic Spelling: Капиньш

Handwritten Cyrillic: To be added

Variations and Alternate Spellings: Kapiņa, Kapins, Kapina

Related Surnames: Kapenieks

Possible place name borrowing? Yes

Attested Locations: Kastrāne, Sidgunda

Famous individuals with this surname: Unknown