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  • Adomaitis - Lithuanian masculine name. Feminine form: Adomaitienė (married woman) and Adomaitytė (maiden name). Adomas (2) from the Hebrew, short form Adas: dialect Adomis, Adis, Domė Western Žemaičių, Adasius Southeren Auskštaičių [Dzūkų]; from Latinized Adamus, which is from Hebrew Adam: Hebrew word adam means "žmogus" [man] -aitis "son of" - "Son of Adam"

    This surname has the following famous persons:
    • Algimantas Adomaitis - a doctor, a politician;
    • Algirdas Adomaitis - an engineer, a politician;
    • Andrew Adomaitis - politician;
    • Anthony Adomaitis (1902) - priest, professor of music;
    • Anthony Adomaitis (1916) - choir leader, educator and journalist;
    • Dainius Adomaitis - basketball player;
    • Amber Adomaitis - theater actor;
    • John Adomaitis (1903) - educator, translator;
    • John Adomaitis (1919) - organist and choir leader;
    • Juozas Adomaitis-Šernas - publicist;
    • Kęstutis - pantomime actor, director;
    • Linas Adomaitis - singer;
    • Regimantas Adomaitis - film and theater actor;
    • Remigijus Adomaitis - teacher and choir leader;
    • Zenonas Peter Adomaitis - Zootechnician, a politician. Also Molėtai area has a lake by that name.

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