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  ranked #971 
England and Wales  ranked #304 
Canada (BC)  - 
France  ranked #195 
Netherlands  ranked #318