Luis

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Luis
GenderMale
Language(s)Spanish, Portuguese, Galician
Origin
MeaningFamous warrior
Other names
Variant form(s)Luís, Luiz, Lluis, Lluís, Lois
Related namesLouis, Lewis, Ludwig, Ludovic, Clovis, Alois
 
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Luis
GenderMale
Language(s)Spanish, Portuguese, Galician
Origin
MeaningFamous warrior
Other names
Variant form(s)Luís, Luiz, Lluis, Lluís, Lois
Related namesLouis, Lewis, Ludwig, Ludovic, Clovis, Alois

Luis (and its variant forms) is the Spanish, Portuguese, Galician, Aragonese and Catalan form of the Germanic given name Hludowig and Chlodovech (modern German Ludwig). The Germanic name is composed of the words for "fame" (hlūd) and "warrior" (wīg) which may be translated to famous warrior or "famous in battle".[1]

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