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Louis name meaning:
Names don't come much more French than Louis. After all there have been a total of 18 French monarchs who have borne the name. Most notably Louis XVI who lost his head during the Revolution.
The name Louis, like the British counterpart - Lewis, means 'famous warrior' or 'famous in battle'.
Louis evolved from an old German name Chlodwig. After a Germanic tribe had invaded Gaul in the Dark Ages the name morphed into Clovis and eventually Louis.
CategoriesSaints names, Victorian names
Related namesLouis , Aloisia, Aloysius , Eloisa , Lewis , Lou , Louie , Louisa , Ludovic , Luis , Luisa , Luiza , Lula
This name does not feature in the UK baby names statistics - so feel free to go ahead and start a trend!