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Surname: Kapteinis

Origin: Latvian/Germanic (Latvian word borrowed from German)

Meaning: Captain

Old Spellings: Kaptein, Kapitan

Cyrillic Spelling: Каптеинис

Handwritten Cyrillic: To be added

Variations and Alternate Spellings: Kapteine

Related Surnames: Unknown

Possible place name borrowing? Yes

Attested Locations: Blīdene, Katvari, Lāde, Liepāja, Līksna, Limbaži, Madliena, Rīga, Sala, Saldus, Tērvete, Vidriži

Famous individuals with this surname: Unknown