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Map of attested locations

Surname: Znotiņš

Origin: Latvian

Meaning: Diminutive of "brother-in-law"

Old Spellings: Znotin, Snotin, Znotiņ, Snotiņ, Znotiņsch, Snotiņsch

Cyrillic Spelling: Знотиньш

Handwritten Cyrillic: To be added

Variations and Alternate Spellings: Znotiņa, Znotins, Znotina, Znuteņš (Latgalian), Znuteņa (Latgalian), Znutens, Znutena

Related Surnames: Znots

Possible place name borrowing? Yes

Attested Locations: Bārbele, Biksti, Birzgale, Birži, Kalupe, Ķēči, Vārkava, Veļķi, Vestiena (Znotiņš); Bērzgale, Vārkava (Znuteņš)

Famous individuals with this surname: Unknown