Louise
Origin/Usage
Germanic
Pronunciation
loo-EEZ
Meaning
Well-known fighter
Like the Name Louise?
BOYS
GIRLS
+ Louise
+ Add to My Favorites

More info about the name "Louise"

Louise originates in Germanic languages and means "well-known fighter". It is a feminine form of Louis. It has always been a popular name among royalty and it used to be a very popular feminine given name in the United States as well. Lately, its usage has declined. It remains popular in French-speaking countries.

Popularity of the Name Louise
Also Spelled Like...

Louisa, Lou, Luise, Luisa, Luigia, Lovisa, Lulu

Famous Louises

Louise Abbott - writer
Louise Allin - writer
Louise Beavers - actress
Louise Bouchard - writer
Louise Brooks - writer
Louise Cooper - writer
Louise Elliot - writer
Louise Gibbs - jazz artist
Louise Glaum - actress
Louise Halfe - published author
Louise Jameson - actress

+ Add a Name · View More
Do you like the name Louise?
Discussion on the name Louise
Weekly Prize Big thumb slide2  1

Rockin’ Green eco-friendly cleaning products are for families that care about their health and their planet. Unsatisfied with the “green” cleaning products on the market, Kim, a mom of three, created her own special non-toxic laundry soap formula that works tough on dirt and stains while being gentle to the environment, your family, and your budget. From Kim’s kitchen to now a well-known brand, Rockin’ Green is a family favorite for cleaning all types of spills, messes, stains, and funk around your house.What makes Rockin’...

The BellyBallot Story

We built BellyBallot to make naming your baby more fun. In under 2 minutes, parents can involve friends and family via Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ to vote on their favorite names. Parents can now include loved ones from all over the globe on the joyous occasion of celebrating a new child's life.