Louis

Colors Related to this Name: Blue, Gray

Qualities Related to this Name: Pratical, Dependable

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #315 in 2013 and #289 in 2014.

Famous People

Louis C.K. (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Louis Armstrong (Singer), Louis Prima (Movie Actor,Singer), Louis Jordan (Singer), Louis L'Amour (Writer), Louis Mustillo (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Louis Lombardi (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Louis Calhern (Movie Actor)

Meaning

In English

Origin: A French royal name, from Latin Ludovicus, from a Germanic (Frankish) name. Cognate to German Ludwig, which see for more information.

Meaning(s):

-( male name -comes from the Germanic language-).

In French

Origin: From Germanic (Frankish) name, a compound of hlud ‎(“fame”) + wig ‎(“warrior”). Cognate to German Ludwig, which see for more information.

Meaning(s):

-( male name).

-(last name patronymic)

In German

Origin: From French.

Meaning(s):

-( male name), variant of Ludwig.

In Dutch

Origin: From French.

Meaning(s):

-( male name), variant of Lodewijk.

In Norman

Origin: Of Frankish origin; see German Ludwig for more information.

Meaning(s):

-( male name -nor)