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Map of attested locations

Surname: Ločmelis

Origin: Latvian/Latgalian

Meaning: Liar, from "locīt" (bend, twist) + "mēle" (tongue)

Old Spellings: Lochmel, Lochmelsh

Cyrillic Spelling: Лочмелис, Лочмельш

Handwritten Cyrillic: To be added

Variations and Alternate Spellings: Ločmele, Ločmeļš (Latgalian), Ločmeļe (Latgalian), Locmelis, Locmele, Locmels

Related Surnames: Unknown

Possible place name borrowing? Yes

Attested Locations: Baltinava, Balvi, Šķilbēni (Ločmelis); Baltinava, Kārsava (Ločmeļš)

Famous individuals with this surname: Unknown