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Surname: Zemgalnieks

Origin: Latvian

Meaning: Someone from Zemgale (southern province of Latvia)

Old Spellings: Semgalneek

Cyrillic Spelling: Земгалнѣк, Земгалниекс

Handwritten Cyrillic: To be added

Variations and Alternate Spellings: Zemgalniece

Related Surnames: Kurzemnieks, Vidzemnieks

Possible place name borrowing? Yes

Attested Locations: Salgale

Famous individuals with this surname: Unknown