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Surname: Krišāns

Origin: Latgalian

Meaning: Patronymic, "son of Krišs" (Latvian form of Chris)

Old Spellings: Krishan

Cyrillic Spelling: Кришанс

Handwritten Cyrillic: To be added

Variations and Alternate Spellings: Krišāne, Krišans, Krišane, Krisans, Krisane

Related Surnames: Krišjānsons, Krištopāns, Kristapsons

Possible place name borrowing? Yes

Attested Locations: Bērzgale, Nautrēni

Famous individuals with this surname: Unknown