Louise

Pronunciation: lo-hu-he-e-se
Origin: France
gender-female
Author

Emmy Samtani

Emmy Samtani

Emmy is the founder of Kiindred and mother to 3 little ones. Over the last 4 years, she has worked with some of the most credible experts in the parenting space and is a keen contributor on all things parenthood.
Region Origin: Western Europe

The name Louise is a feminine name with a sophisticated and classic feel, originating from France. It is the feminine form of the name Louis, which means "renowned warrior". The name has strong origins, with roots in both French and German languages. In French, it means "famous warrior," while in German, it signifies "renowned warrior" or "famous warrior". The name is pronounced as "LOO-eez" or "LOO-ees". Louise is a popular name across multiple countries in Europe and the United States, ranking 643rd in the U.S. in 2021.

Louise Name Popularity Data

chat-overall Overall: Louise is currently #457 on Kiindred
gender-female Girl: Louise is currently #253 on Kiindred Girl Names
gender-male Overall Unique: Louise is currently #451 on Kiindred Unique Names
gender-female Girl Unique: Louise is currently #253 on Kiindred Girl Unique Names

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