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Name Louis

Origin:From Old High German words for loud, famous and fight, battle, warTools:

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Gender:male
Languages of use:English, French
Short forms:Lou
Topics:Phonetic alphabet FR
Saints:Louis IX.
US 2015 rank:#297     ... 295:Shane, 296:Lane, 297:Louis, 298:Angelo, 299:Remington ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Lois, Lois, Lois, Loïs, Loris, Loui, Louie, Louisa, Louise, Lovis     Details
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About Ludwig/Louise, the group of names with the same origin as Louis

Language of origin:Old High German
Info about origin, male:old Germanic two-element name
 known throughout Europe as name of German and French kings and emperors
Words:hlut = loud, famous  Old High German
 wig = the fight, the battle, the war  Old High German
Topics:Two-element name
Variants' top ranks:1:Luis Zurich 2011,  1:Lewis Scotland 2007,  1:Louis Belgium 2015,  1:Louise France 2014,  5:Luiz Brazil 2013,  6:Luisa Zurich 2014,  7:Luiza Brazil 2015,  12:Ludvig Sweden 2014,  15:Luise Frankfurt 2014,  16:Luís Brazil 2013
Somehow related to:Alois/Aloisia
Old/original forms:Chlodwig Old High German
Name variants:Laoise, Lodovica, Lois, Lou, Louisa, Louise, Louison, Lovica, Lovis, Lovisa, Lovise, Ludovica, Ludovika, Ludowika, Luigia, Luisa, Luísa, Luise, Luisella, Luiselle, Luiza, Lulu, Lajos, Lewis, Lodewijk, Lodovico, Loïc, Loïck, Lou, Loui, Louie, Louis, Louison, Love, Lovis, Lowie, Ludek, Ludewig, Ludovic, Ludovico, Ludvig, Ludvik, Ludwig, Ludwik, Luigi, Luis, Luís, Luiz, Lutz   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesGraphRankings
Australia/NSWGraph2015 78,  2014 772013 78
BelgiumGraph2015 1,  2014 1,  2013 12012 2,  2011 3,  2010 2,  2009 4,  2008 5,  2007 4,  2006 5,  2005 5,  2004 6
Belgium prevalence 2013 35
England+WalesGraph2015 78,  2014 68,  2013 77,  2012 81,  2011 68,  2010 69,  2009 66,  2008 59,  2007 60,  2006 53,  2005 42,  2004 372003 42,  2002 41,  2001 39,  2000 47,  1999 50,  1998 51
FranceGraph2014 7,  2013 7,  2012 6,  2011 6,  2010 5,  2009 42008 5,  2007 10,  2006 10,  2005 10,  2004 10,  2003 12,  2002 14,  2001 16,  2000 15,  1999 15,  1998 23,  1997 26
GermanyGraph2015 6,  2014 52013 6,  2012 9,  2011 8,  2010 8
Germany FirstGraph2015 6,  2014 12013 5
Ireland 2007 86
New ZealandGraph2015 84,  2014 62,  2013 612012 75,  2011 67,  2010 88,  2009 97
ScotlandGraph2015 131,  2014 118,  2013 146,  2012 132,  2011 126,  2010 113,  2009 114,  2008 98,  2007 88,  2005 73,  2004 692003 83,  2002 82,  2001 81,  2000 84,  1999 100
Switzerland/FrenchGraph2015 11,  2014 7,  2013 10,  2012 14,  2011 52010 8,  2009 14,  2008 14
Switzerland/GermanGraph2015 21,  2014 182013 28,  2012 38,  2011 30,  2010 47
USA decadesGraph1990-1999 217,  1980-1989 161,  1970-1979 136,  1960-1969 107
USA prevalence 1990 75
USA yearlyGraph2015 297,  2014 289,  2013 315,  2012 312,  2011 332,  2010 343,  2009 353,  2008 350,  2007 345,  2006 319,  2005 324,  2004 302,  2003 283,  2002 272,  2001 279,  2000 279,  1999 262,  1998 253,  1997 236,  1996 235,  1995 217,  1994 206,  1993 194
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