Luis

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Luis
Pronunciation Spanish: [ˈlwis]
Portuguese: [ˈlwis] or [ˈlwiʃ]
Gender Male
Language(s) Spanish, Portuguese (Luís), Galician
Origin
Meaning Famous warrior
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Variant form(s) Luís, Luiz
Related names Louis, Lewis, Ludwig, Ludovic, Clovis, Alois

Luis (and its variant forms) is the Spanish, Portuguese (Luís), Galician, Aragonese 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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Luis is rooted from Armenian Luis - Լոյս meaning light.