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Map of attested locations

Surname: Lejnieks

Origin: Latvian

Meaning: Someone from the valley

Old Spellings: Leijneek, Lejneek, Leijniek, Lejniek

Cyrillic Spelling: Лейнѣк, Лейниекс

Handwritten Cyrillic: To be added

Variations and Alternate Spellings: Lejniece, Lejnīks (Latgalian), Lejnīce (Latgalian), Lejniks, Lejnice

Related Surnames: Leja, Lejmalnieks

Possible place name borrowing? Yes

Attested Locations: Skrunda, Stirniena

Famous individuals with this surname: Unknown