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. It is the
Spanish Spanish may refer to: * Items from or related to Spain: **Spaniards, a nation and ethnic group indigenous to Spain **Spanish language **Spanish cuisine Other places * Spanish, Ontario, Canada * Spanish River (disambiguation), the name of several ...

Spanish
form of the originally
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name or . Other
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have comparable forms: (with an accent mark on the i) in
Portuguese Portuguese may refer to: * anything of, from, or related to the country and nation of Portugal ** Portuguese cuisine, traditional foods ** Portuguese language, a Romance language *** Portuguese dialects, variants of the Portuguese language ** Portug ...

Portuguese
and
GalicianGalician may refer to: * Something of, from, or related to Galicia (Spain) ** Galician language ** Galician people ** Gallaeci, a large Celtic tribal federation who inhabited Gallaecia (currently Galicia (Spain) * Something of, from, or related to ...
, in
Aragonese Aragonese or Aragones may refer to: * Something related to Aragon, an autonomous community and former kingdom in Spain * the Aragonese people, those originating from or living in the historical region of Aragon, in north-eastern Spain * the Aragone ...
and
Catalan Catalan may refer to: Catalonia From, or related to Catalonia: * Catalan language, a Romance language * Catalans, an ethnic group formed by the people from, or with origins in, Catalonia * Països Catalans, territories where Catalan is spoken * Ca ...
, while is archaic in Portugal, but common in
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Brazil
.


Origins

The Germanic name (and its variants) is usually said to be composed of the words for "fame" () and "warrior" () and hence may be translated to ''famous warrior'' or "famous in battle". According to Dutch onomatologists however, it is more likely that the first stem was , meaning fame, which would give the meaning 'warrior for the gods' (or: 'warrior who captured stability') for the full name.J. van der Schaar, ''Woordenboek van voornamen'' (Prisma Voornamenboek), 4e druk 1990; see also th
Lodewijs in the Dutch given names database
Modern forms of the name are the
German German(s) may refer to: Common uses * of or related to Germany * Germans, Germanic ethnic group, citizens of Germany or people of German ancestry * For citizens of Germany, see also German nationality law * German language The German la ...

German
name
Ludwig Ludwig may refer to: People * Ludwig (given name), a German name * Ludwig (surname), a German surname * Ludwig Ahgren, an American Twitch streamer and YouTuber who uses the mononym "Ludwig" Arts and entertainment * Ludwig (cartoon), ''Ludwig'' (car ...
and the Dutch form
Lodewijk Lodewijk () is the Dutch name for Louis. In specific it may refer to: Given name Literature * Lodewijk Hartog van Banda (1916–2006), Dutch comic strip writer * Lodewijk Paul Aalbrecht Boon, Flemish writer * Lodewijk van Deyssel, late 19th ...

Lodewijk
. and the other Iberian forms more closely resemble the
French French (french: français(e), link=no) may refer to: * Something of, from, or related to France France (), officially the French Republic (french: link=no, République française), is a country primarily located in Western Europe, consistin ...

French
name
LouisLouis may refer to: * Louis (given name) Louis is the French language, French form of the Old Frankish language, Old Frankish given name Clovis (given name), Chlodowig and one of two English language, English forms, the other being Lewis (given nam ...
, a derivation of the
Latinized Latinisation or Latinization can refer to: * Latinisation of names, the practice of rendering a non-Latin name in a Latin style * Latinisation in the Soviet Union, the campaign in the USSR during the 1920s and 1930s to replace traditional writing sy ...
form
Clovis Clovis may refer to: People * Clovis (given name), the early medieval (Frankish) form of the name Louis ** Clovis I (c. 466 – 511), the first king of the Franks to unite all the Frankish tribes under one ruler ** Clovis II (c. 634 – c. 657), ...
, known from the kings of the Franks. The sanctified French king
Louis IX Louis IX (25 April 1214 – 25 August 1270), commonly known as Saint Louis or Louis the Saint, is the only king of France The monarchs of the Kingdom of France The Kingdom of France ( fro, Reaume de France, frm, Royaulme de France ...

Louis IX
(Saint Louis) contributed much to the popularity of the name.


Given name


Royalty of Portugal

*
Luís I of Portugal
Luís I of Portugal
(1838–1889), Portuguese king * Infante Luís (1340-1340), first son of King
Pedro I of Portugal Peter I (Portuguese: ''Pedro I'', ; 8 April 1320 – 18 January 1367), called the Just (''o Justo'') or the Cruel (''o Cruel''), was King of Portugal from 1357 until his death. He was the third but only surviving son of Afonso IV of Portugal and ...
* Prince Luís, Duke of Beja (1506–1555) *
Luís Filipe, Prince Royal of Portugal
Luís Filipe, Prince Royal of Portugal
(1887–1908)


Sports

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Luis Alberto González Luis Alberto González Gallego (born July 27, 1965 in Palestina, Caldas Palestina is a town in the south central region of the state of Caldas Department, Caldas, Colombia. Located in the Triangle of Coffee Area, with a culture and tradition rela ...
, Colombian cyclist (1965) *
Luis Alberto Pérez Luís Alberto Pérez (born April 6, 1978 in Managua, Nicaragua Nicaragua (; ), officially the Republic of Nicaragua (), is the largest country in the Central American isthmus, bordered by Honduras to the northwest, the Caribbean to the ...
, Nicaraguan boxer (1978) * Luis Alberto Pérez-Rionda, Cuban runner (1969) *
Luis Suárez Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz (; born 24 January 1987) is a Uruguayan professional Association football, footballer who plays as a Forward (association football)#Striker, striker for Spanish club Atletico Madrid and the Uruguay national football t ...

Luis Suárez
, Uruguayan footballer (1987) *
Luis Amaranto Perea Luis Amaranto Perea Mosquera (born 30 January 1979) is a Colombian former footballer, and the current manager of Atlético Junior. Gifted with incredible stamina and pace, the central defender could also be adapted at right back. He spent ...

Luis Amaranto Perea
, Colombian football player (1979) * Luis Antonio Jiménez, Chilean footballer (1984) *
Luis Aragonés Luis Aragonés Suárez (; 28 July 1938 – 1 February 2014) was a Spanish football Football is a family of team sport A team is a
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, Spanish football player and manager (1938-2014) * Luis Ayala (tennis)">Luis Alberto Ayala Luis is a given name. It is the Spanish language, Spanish form of the originally Germanic language, Germanic name or . Other Iberian Romance languages have comparable forms: (with an accent mark on the i) in Portuguese language, Portuguese and G ...
, Chilean tennis player (1932) * Luis Ayala">Luis Ignacio Ayala Luis is a given name. It is the Spanish language, Spanish form of the originally Germanic language, Germanic name or . Other Iberian Romance languages have comparable forms: (with an accent mark on the i) in Portuguese language, Portuguese and G ...
, Mexican baseball pitcher (1978) * Luis Barrios, Peruvian basketball player (1990) * Luis Caballero (footballer), Luis Caballero, Paraguayan footballer (1962-2005) * Lluís Carreras, Spanish footballer (1972) * Luis Castillo (second baseman), Luis Antonio Castillo, Dominican baseball player (1975) * Luis Castillo (American football), Luis Alberto Castillo, Dominican-American football player (1983) *
Luis Cristaldo Luis Héctor Cristaldo Ruiz Díaz (born August 31, 1969 in Formosa, Argentina) is a retired Argentine-Bolivian soccer, football midfielder. He is Bolivia's national team record cap holder alongside Marco Sandy. Club career Born in Argentina, h ...
, Bolivian footballer * Luis Díaz, Venezuelan volleyball player * Luís Dutra Jr., Brazilian mixed martial arts fighter *
Luis Enrique Luis Enrique Martínez García (; born 8 May 1970), known as Luis Enrique, is a Spanish professional Association football, football manager and former player. He is the current head coach of the Spain national football team, Spain national team. ...
, Spanish football player and manager * Luis Ernesto José, Dominican boxer *
Luis Ernesto Michel Luis Ernesto Michel Vergara (born 21 July 1979) is a Mexican former professional footballer A football player or footballer is a sportsperson, sport person who plays one of the different types of football. The main types of football are associa ...

Luis Ernesto Michel
, Mexican football goalkeeper * Luís Fabiano, Brazilian football player * Luis Fernando Suárez, Colombian football player and manager *
Luís Figo Luís Filipe Madeira Caeiro Figo Order of Prince Henry, OIH (; born 4 November 1972) is a Portuguese retired professional Association football, footballer who played as a midfielder for Sporting CP, FC Barcelona, Barcelona, Real Madrid CF, Real M ...
, Portuguese football player * Luis García Sanz, Spanish football player *
Luis Galván
Luis Galván
, Argentine football player *
Luis GonzalezLuis Gonzalez or González may refer to: *Luis González y González (1925–2003), Mexican historian *Luis Gonzalez (outfielder, born 1967) (born 1967), former Major League Baseball outfielder *Luis González (outfielder, born 1995), Major League B ...
, Cuban-American baseball player * Luis Manuel Rodríguez, Cuban boxer * Luis Marín, Costa Rican football player * Luís Martins, Portuguese football player *
Luis Monti Luis Felipe Monti (15 May 1901 – 9 September 1983) was an Italian Argentine Italian Argentines ( it, italo-argentini, es, ítalo-argentinos) are Argentine-born citizens of Italian descent or Italian-born people who reside in Argentina. Ita ...

Luis Monti
, Italian and Argentine football player and manager * Luís Novo, Portuguese long-distance runner *
Luis Olmo Luis Olmo (August 11, 1919 – April 28, 2017) was a major league baseball Major League Baseball (MLB) is an American professional baseball organization and the oldest of the major professional sports leagues in the United States and Canada. ...
, Puerto Rican baseball player *
Luis Onmura Luis is a given name. It is the Spanish language, Spanish form of the originally Germanic language, Germanic name or . Other Iberian Romance languages have comparable forms: (with an accent mark on the i) in Portuguese language, Portuguese and G ...
, Brazilian judoka * Luis Ortiz, Puerto Rican boxer *
Luis Palau Luis Palau Jr. (November 27, 1934 – March 11, 2021) was an international Christians, Christian Evangelism, evangelist living in the Portland metropolitan area, Portland area in Oregon, United States. He was born in Argentina and moved to Portlan ...
, Argentine-American televangelist *
Luis Palomino Luis Palomino (born October 9, 1980) is a Peruvian-American mixed martial artist who competes in the Lightweight Lightweight is a weight class in combat sports and rowing. Boxing Professional boxing The lightweight division is over 130 po ...
, Peruvian mixed martial arts fighter * Luis Perez, American football player * Luis Pizarro, Puerto Rican boxer * Luis Orlando Rodríguez, Venezuelan baseball player * Luis Rodríguez, Puerto Rican volleyball player Luis Rodríguez * Luis Salvadores Salvi, Chilean basketball player *
Luis Salom Luis Jaime Salom Horrach (7 August 1991 – 3 June 2016) was a Spanish Grand Prix motorcycle racer. Salom died after a practice accident at Circuit de Catalunya, when making contact with his bike and the wall after a high-speed accident. Racing ...

Luis Salom
, (1991 – 2016)Spanish Grand prix motorcycle racer * Luis Santos (baseball), Dominican baseball pitcher * Luís Santos (water polo), Brazilian water polo goalkeeper *
Luis Soares
Luis Soares
, Portuguese-French long-distance runner *
Luis Somoza Debayle Luis Anastasio Somoza Debayle (18 November 1922 – 13 April 1967) was the 26th President of Nicaragua Nicaragua (; ), officially the Republic of Nicaragua (), is the largest country in the Central American isthmus, bordered by Honduras ...

Luis Somoza Debayle
, former president of Nicaragua *
Luis Suárez Miramontes
Luis Suárez Miramontes
, Spanish football player and manager * Luis Terrero, Dominican baseball player *
Luis Tiant Luis Clemente Tiant Vega () (born November 23, 1940) is a Cuban former Major League Baseball Major League Baseball (MLB) is an American professional baseball organization and the oldest of the major professional sports leagues in the Unit ...
, Cuban-American baseball player * Luis Vasquez, American football player * Luis Villar, Argentine basketball player * Luis Villarroel, Venezuelan diver *
Luis Vizcaíno Luis Vizcaíno Árias (born August 6, 1974) is a Dominican Republic former professional baseball pitcher. He played for the Oakland Athletics, Milwaukee Brewers, Chicago White Sox, Arizona Diamondbacks, New York Yankees, Colorado Rockies, Chicago ...
, Dominican baseball player


Arts and entertainment

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Luis Antonio Ramos Luis Antonio Ramos (born 13 July 1973) is a Puerto Rico, Puerto Rican Puerto Ricans in the United States, stateside actor who has been on and starred in various film and television shows such as ''Martin (TV series), Martin'', ''Early Edition'', '' ...
, Puerto Rican actor * Luis Antonio Rivera, Puerto Rican television host *
Luis Buñuel Luis Buñuel Portolés (; 22 February 1900 – 29 July 1983) was a Spanish filmmaker who worked in France, Mexico, and Spain. Buñuel has been widely considered by many film critics, historians, and directors to be one of the most influential a ...
, Spanish film director * Lluís Claret, Andorran cellist *
Luis Enrique Luis Enrique Martínez García (; born 8 May 1970), known as Luis Enrique, is a Spanish professional Association football, football manager and former player. He is the current head coach of the Spain national football team, Spain national team. ...
, Nicaraguan singer * Luis Fernando Vager, Puerto Rican musician and producer *
Luis Fonsi Luis Alfonso Rodríguez López-Cepero (born April 15, 1978), known by his stage name Luis Fonsi (), is a Puerto Rican singer. He is known for multiple songs, one of them being "Despacito "Despacito" (; ) is a song by Puerto Rican singer Luis ...
, Puerto Rican singer *
Luis Gatica Luis Gatica (born February 25, 1961) is a Mexican actor of Chilean and Puerto Rican descent. Biography Luis Gatica was born in Veracruz, Mexico Mexico ( es, México ; Nahuan languages: ), officially the United Mexican States (; EUM ), is ...

Luis Gatica
, Mexican-Chilean-Puerto Rican actor and singer *
Luis Guzmán Luis Guzmán is a Puerto Rican actor. His career spans over forty years and includes dozens of films and television shows. Guzmán starred in Steven Soderbergh's films '' Out of Sight'', ''The Limey ''The Limey'' is a 1999 American crime film ...
, Puerto Rican actor * Luis Roberto Guzmán, Puerto Rican actor *
Lluís Llach
Lluís Llach
, Catalan composer *
Luis Manzano Luis Philippe Santos Manzano (born April 21, 1981), also known by his nickname Lucky, is a Filipino-American actor, TV host, VJ, and model. He is the son of actors Edu Manzano and Vilma Santos. He is best known for his roles in the television ...
, Filipino actor and television host * Luis Egidio Meléndez, Spanish painter *
Luis Miguel Luis Miguel Gallego Basteri (born 19 April 1970) is a Puerto Rican-born Mexican singer, often referred to as ''El Sol de México'' (The Sun of Mexico), which is the nickname his mother gave him as a child—"mi sol". He is widely regarded as t ...

Luis Miguel
, Mexican singer *
Luis Oquendo Luis Oquendo Valhuerdi (March 24, 1925 – August 25, 1992)''Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014''. Social Security Administration The United States Social Security Administration (SSA) is an independent agency of the U.S. federal governm ...
, Cuban actor * Luis "Perico" Ortiz, Puerto Rican musician *
Luis Rego Luis Rego (born 30 May 1943) is a French actor, comedian, writer and director, of Portuguese origins. He was a founding member of music/comedy group Les Charlots which he left after a few years. Theater Filmography References Externa ...

Luis Rego
, Portuguese actor and musician * Luis Segura, Dominican singer * Luis Vargas, Dominican singer * Luis Vigoreaux Lorenzana, Puerto Rican television host * Luis Vigoreaux Rivera, Puerto Rican television host * Luis Ferdinand Vega, known as
Little Louie Vega Luis Ferdinand Vega Jr. (born June 12, 1965), better known as "Little Louie" Vega, is an American DJ, record producer and Grammy Award winner remixer of Puerto Ricans in the United States, Puerto Rican ancestry. He is one half of the Masters at Wo ...
, American DJ, record producer and Grammy Award winner remixer of Puerto Rican ancestry


Politicians

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Luis Alberto de Herrera Luis Alberto de Herrera (Montevideo, 22 July 1873 – 8 April 1959) was a Uruguayan lawyer, diplomat, journalist and politician. Political and diplomatic roles A National leader of great importance during the first half of the 20th century; he le ...

Luis Alberto de Herrera
, Uruguayan politician *
Luis Alberto Ferré Aguayo
Luis Alberto Ferré Aguayo
, former Governor of Puerto Rico (1969–1973) *
Luis Arce Luis Alberto Arce Catacora (born 28 September 1963), also known as Lucho Arce, is a Bolivian politician serving as the 67th President of Bolivia since 2020. He served as Minister of Economy and Finance of Bolivia, Minister of Economy and Public ...
, Bolivian politician and current president of Bolivia *
Luis Alberto Lacalle Luis Alberto Lacalle de Herrera, () (born 13 July 1941), is a Uruguayan lawyer and politician who served as President of Uruguay from 1990 to 1995. Background His mother, María Hortensia de Herrera de Lacalle, was the daughter of the National ...
, former president of
Uruguay Uruguay (; ; pt, Uruguai), officially the Oriental Republic of Uruguay ( es, República Oriental del Uruguay), is a country in South America South America is a continent entirely in the Western Hemisphere and mostly in the Southern He ...

Uruguay
* Luis Ángel González Macchi, former president of Paraguay * Lluís Companys i Jover, Catalan politician * Luis Conrado Batlle y Berres, former president of Uruguay * Luis María del Corazón de Jesús Dionisio Argaña Ferraro, Paraguayan politician * Luis R. Esteves, Major General, Puerto Rican-American military leader *
Luis Fortuño
Luis Fortuño
, Governor of
Puerto Rico Puerto Rico (; abbreviated PR; tnq, Boriken, ''Borinquen''), officially the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico ( es, link=yes, Estado Libre Asociado de Puerto Rico, lit=Free Associated State of Puerto Rico) is a Caribbean island and Unincorporated t ...

Puerto Rico
(2009–present) * Luis Gutiérrez, Puerto Rican-American political leader * Luis Mangalus Taruc, Filipino politician * Luis Mena, President of
Nicaragua Nicaragua (; ), officially the Republic of Nicaragua (), is the largest Sovereign state, country in the Central American isthmus, bordered by Honduras to the northwest, the Caribbean Sea, Caribbean to the east, Costa Rica to the south, and the ...

Nicaragua
*
Luis Muñoz Marín José Luis Alberto Muñoz Marín (February 18, 1898April 30, 1980) was a Puerto Rican journalist, politician, statesman and was the first elected governor of Puerto Rico Puerto Rico ('; abbreviated PR, tnq, Boriken, Borinquen), officia ...

Luis Muñoz Marín
, first democratically elected governor of Puerto Rico *
Luis Muñoz Rivera Luis Muñoz Rivera (July 17, 1859 – November 15, 1916) was a Puerto Rican poet A poet is a person who creates poetry. Poets may describe themselves as such or be described as such by others. A poet may simply be a writer of poetry, or m ...
, Puerto Rican politician and father of Luis Muñoz Marín


Writer

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Luís de Camões Luís Vaz de Camões (; sometimes rendered in English language, English as Camoens or Camoëns, e.g. by Lord Byron, Byron in ''English Bards and Scotch Reviewers'', ; c. 1524 or 1525 – ) is considered Portugal's and the Portuguese language's g ...
, Portuguese poet * Luis Lloréns Torres, Puerto Rican playwright and poet * Luis López Nieves, Puerto Rican writer * Luis Palés Matos, Puerto Rican author


Other

* Luis F. Alvarez, Spanish-American physician (grandfather of Luis W. Alvarez) * Luis W. Álvarez, Spanish-American physicist, winner of the 1968 Nobel Prize in Physics * Luis Aponte Martínez, Puerto Rican religious leader *
Luis E. Arreaga
Luis E. Arreaga
, Guatemalan-American diplomat * Luis Carrillo, Spanish colonial administrator *
Luis de Moscoso Alvarado Luis de Moscoso Alvarado (1505 – 1551) was a Spanish people, Spanish explorer and conquistador. Luis de Moscoso Alvarado assumed command of Hernando De Soto's expedition upon the latter's death. Early life Luis de Moscoso Alvarado was bor ...
, Spanish explorer and conquistador * Lluís Domènech i Montaner, Catalan architect *
Luis Motta Domínguez
Luis Motta Domínguez
, Venezuelan politician and military officer *
Luis Enríquez de Guzmán, 9th Count of Alba de Liste Luis Enríquez de Guzmán, Marquis of Villaflor and Count of Alba de Liste, Viceroy of New Spain and Viceroy of Peru Don Luis Enríquez de Guzmán, 9th Count of Alba de Liste ( es, Don Luis Enríquez de Guzmán, marqués de Villaflor y noveno cond ...
, Spanish nobleman * Luis Jacob, Peruvian-Canadian visual artists and photographer *
Luis Garavito Luis Alfredo Garavito Cubillos (born 25 January 1957), also known as ''La Bestia'' ("The Beast") or ''Tribilín'' (named after the Disney character " Goofy"), is a Colombian rapist and serial killer A serial killer is typically a person who ...
, prolific Colombian serial killer and rapist *
Luis Muñoz de Guzmán
Luis Muñoz de Guzmán
, a Spanish colonial administrator * Luis González Vale, Puerto Rican historian * Luis Guinot, Puerto Rican-American diplomat *
Luis Lliboutry Louis Lliboutry (born 19 February 1922 in Madrid Madrid (, ) is the capital and most-populous city of Spain , * gl, Reino de España, * oc, Reiaume d'Espanha, , , image_flag = Bandera de España.svg , image_coat = Escudo de E ...
, French-Chilean glaciologist *
Luis Lopez-Fitzgerald Luis Lopez-Fitzgerald is a fictional character on the NBC/DirecTV soap opera ''Passions'', portrayed from 1999 to 2008 by original cast member Galen Gering. Debuting in the series' premiere episode, Luis is introduced as an honest, hard-working I ...
, fictional character on NBC's daytime drama ''Passions'' *
Luis Marden Luis Marden (born Annibale Luigi Paragallo) (January 25, 1913 – March 3, 2003) was an United States, American photographer, explorer, writer, filmmaker, diver, navigator, and linguist who worked for ''National Geographic Magazine''. He worked as a ...
, American photographer * Luis Marileo Colipí, Mapuche chief * Luis Miranda Casañas, Puerto Rican businessman * Luis M. Rocha, American-Portuguese professor and scientist *
Luis Née
Luis Née
, explorer, botanist, discovered Coast Live Oak in California * Luis Ortega Álvarez, Spanish judge * Luis Padial, Puerto Rican military leader *
Luis Posada Carriles Luis Clemente Posada Carriles (February 15, 1928 – May 23, 2018) was a Cuban exile militant and Central Intelligence Agency The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA; ), known informally as "The Agency" and "The Company", is a civilian ...
, Cuban militant * Luis Rafael Sánchez, Puerto Rican playwright * Luis Sera, a character in ''Resident Evil 4'' * Luis Scott-Vargas, American ''Magic: the Gathering'' player *
Luis Antonio Tagle Luis Antonio Gokim Tagle ( ; ; born June 21, 1957) is a Filipino cardinal Cardinal or The Cardinal may refer to: Christianity * Cardinal (Catholic Church), a senior official of the Catholic Church * Cardinal (Church of England), two membe ...
, Filipino cardinal and current prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples ; Middle name * José Luis Corcuera (born 1944), Spanish politician


See also

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Lewis (given name) Lewis () is a masculine English-language given name. It was coined as an anglicisation Linguistic anglicisation (or anglicization, occasionally anglification, anglifying, or Englishing) is the practice of modifying foreign words, names, and phras ...
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Louis (given name) Louis is the French language, French form of the Old Frankish language, Old Frankish given name Clovis (given name), Chlodowig and one of two English language, English forms, the other being Lewis (given name), Lewis (). Etymology The name Louis ...
* Luiz (given name)


References

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