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Surname: Vārtukapteins

Origin: Latvian

Meaning: Captain of the gates (captain of the city guard?)

Old Spellings: Wahrtukaptein

Cyrillic Spelling: Вартукаптеинс

Handwritten Cyrillic: To be added

Variations and Alternate Spellings: Vārtukapteine, Vartukapteins, Vartukapteine

Related Surnames: Kapteins

Possible place name borrowing? No

Attested Locations: Jaunlaicene

Famous individuals with this surname: Unknown