are used in the country of Lithuania in northern Europe.
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This indicates familial origin within the Belarusian village of Hal’šány, which was originally Lithuanian & named Alšėnai.
Patronymic from the personal name Bagdon, Lithuanian form of Polish Bogdan.
Occupational name for a person who sold tar; from the Lithuanian word degutas
Perhaps a habitational name taken from the Lithuanian village Karmazinai. The name of the village is allegedly derived from Polish karmazyn
"crimson". See also Karmazsin
, a Hungarian occupational name for a dyer or for someone making dyestuff (taken directly from Hungarian karmazsin
, the name of a city in Lithuania, itself most likely derived from a given name.
A Lithuanian surname. Lithuanian surnames have a base which would be Mikalausk for this name. If you are a male in the family your name would change to Mikalauskas. If you are female that is married your surname would be Mikalauskiene... [more]
Topographic name from miškinis ‘forest’, ‘forest spirit’. This name is also established in Poland.
PISULA Polish, Lithuanian
Informal nickname for a scribe or clerk, from a derivative of Polish pisać ‘to write’.
Ultimately derived from SOKOL
. Varient forms are Sakalauskienė (married woman or widow) and Sakalauskaitė (unmarried woman).
The oldest currently known use of the surname in history was for a Polish-Lithuanian noble Kazimieras Stungevičius who lived circa 1667 within the village of Stungaičiai in the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth... [more]
This indicates familial origin within the Belarusian agrotown of Víšneva, which was originally Lithuanian & under the name of ''Višnevas''.