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Surname: Salmiņš

Origin: Latvian

Meaning: Diminutive of "straw"

Old Spellings: Salmin, Salmiņ, Salming, Salmiņsch

Cyrillic Spelling: Салминьш

Handwritten Cyrillic: To be added

Variations and Alternate Spellings: Salmiņa, Salmins, Salmina

Related Surnames: Salms

Possible place name borrowing? Yes

Attested Locations: Sāviena*, Skrunda, Skulte, Vidriži

Famous individuals with this surname: Unknown