LOUISA
GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: loo-EEZ-ə (English), loo-EES-ə (English)   [key]
Meaning & History
Latinate feminine form of LOUIS
Related Names
VARIANTS: Louise (English), Luise (German), Louise (Dutch)
DIMINUTIVES: Lou, Lula (English), Lulu (German)
MASCULINE FORMS: Lewis, Louis (English), Louis (Dutch)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Alojzija (Croatian), Louise, Lovise (Danish), Loviise (Estonian), Loviisa (Finnish), Louise, Lou, Louisette (French), Louiza (Greek), Lujza (Hungarian), Ludovica, Luigia, Luisa, Gina, Luigina, Luisella (Italian), Liudvika (Lithuanian), Ruiha (Maori), Lovise (Norwegian), Ludwika, Luiza (Polish), Luísa, Luiza (Portuguese), Luiza (Romanian), Alojzia (Slovak), Alojzija (Slovene), Luisa, Luisina, Luisita (Spanish), Louise, Lovisa (Swedish)
Popularity
United States  - 
England and Wales  ranked #304 
France  ranked #195 
Netherlands  ranked #318