Luís

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See also: luis and Luis

Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Adaptation of Old French Louis, Looïs, Luis, from Latin Ludovīcus, from Old High German *Hlūtwīg or Frankish *Hlōdowig, from Proto-Germanic *hlūdaz (loud, famous) + *wīgą (battle). Compare Spanish Luis, English Louis, Italian Luigi, German Ludwig.

Proper noun[edit]

Luís m

  1. A male given name, equivalent to English Louis and Lewis

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