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Surname: Zemnieks

Origin: Latvian

Meaning: Peasant

Old Spellings: Semneek, Zemneek, Semniek, Zemniek

Cyrillic Spelling: Земнѣк, Земниекс

Handwritten Cyrillic: To be added

Variations and Alternate Spellings: Zemniece

Related Surnames: Baumanis, Bērzzemnieks, Jaunzemnieks, Kalnzemnieks, Vāczemnieks

Possible place name borrowing? Yes

Attested Locations: Bukaiši

Famous individuals with this surname: Unknown