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Surname: Kapteins

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

Meaning: Captain

Old Spellings: Kapitan, Kaptein

Cyrillic Spelling: Каптеинс

Handwritten Cyrillic: To be added

Variations and Alternate Spellings: Kapteine

Related Surnames: Vārtukapteins

Possible place name borrowing? Yes

Attested Locations: Limbaži

Famous individuals with this surname: Unknown