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Map of attested locations

Surname: Lapiņš

Origin: Latvian

Meaning: Diminutive of "leaf"

Old Spellings: Lapin, Lapiņ, Lapiņsch, Lappiņ, Lappiņsch

Cyrillic Spelling: Лапиньш

Handwritten Cyrillic: To be added

Variations and Alternate Spellings: Lapiņa, Lapins, Lapina

Related Surnames: Lapa, Ozollapiņš

Possible place name borrowing? Yes

Attested Locations: Bīriņi, Brenguļi, Lēdurga, Limbaži, Ludza, Rembate, Rīga, Skrunda, Suntaži, Terneja, Turaida, Vainiži, Vidriži

Famous individuals with this surname: Unknown