Niemi

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Niemi
Language(s)Finnish
Origin
Region of originFinland
Meaning"peninsula", derived from niemi ("peninsula")
Other names
Variant(s)Nieminen

Niemi is a surname originating in Finland (in Finnish, it means "peninsula").

Geographical distribution[edit]

As of 2014, 62.1% of all known bearers of the surname Niemi were residents of Finland, 24.7% of the United States, 6.5% of Sweden and 3.9% of Canada.

In Finland, the frequency of the surname was higher than national average (1:381) in the following regions:[1]

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