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), 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), Lovisa (Swedish)
Popularity
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France  ranked #186 
Netherlands  ranked #420