Luis

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Luis
Gender Male
Language(s) Spanish, Portuguese, Galician
Origin
Meaning Famous warrior
Other names
Variant form(s) Luís, Luiz, Lluis, Lluís, Lois
Related names Louis, 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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Royalty of Portugal
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