Given Name CLOVIS

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: KLO-vis (English), KLAW-VEES (French)  [details]

Meaning & History

Shortened form of Clodovicus, a Latinized form of Chlodovech (see LUDWIG). Clovis was a Frankish king who united France under his rule in the 5th century.
FEMININE FORM: Louise (French)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Koldobika, Koldo (Basque), Loïc (Breton), Lluís (Catalan), Alojz, Alojzije (Croatian), Alois, Ludvík, Luděk (Czech), Ludvig (Danish), Lodewijk, Louis, Lowie, Ludo (Dutch), Aloysius, Lewis, Louis, Lew, Lou, Louie (English), Ludoviko, Luĉjo (Esperanto), Lois (Galician), Alois, Ludwig, Lutz (German), Alajos, Lajos (Hungarian), Lúðvík (Icelandic), Alaois (Irish), Aloisio, Alvise, Lodovico, Ludovico, Luigi, Luigino, Vico (Italian), Ludis, Ludvigs (Latvian), Liudvikas (Lithuanian), Aloys, Aloysius (Medieval Occitan), Ludvig (Norwegian), Loís (Occitan), Alojzy, Ludwik (Polish), Aloísio, Luís, Luisinho (Portuguese), Luiz (Portuguese (Brazilian)), Alojz (Slovak), Alojz, Alojzij, Ludvik (Slovene), Luis, Lucho (Spanish), Ludvig, Love, Ludde (Swedish)

Categories

Code Geass characters, history, kings, Latinizations
Entry updated July 2, 2017