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Louie - Meaning of Louie

What does Louie mean?

[ 2 syll. lou-ie, lo-uie ] The baby boy name Louie is sometimes used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is LUW-iy- †. Louie is used predominantly in the English language and it is derived from Germanic origins. Louie is a contraction of the name Louis (English and French).

See also the related category germanic (german).

Louie is a classic favorite. Today it is still somewhat popular as a baby name for boys, though to a lesser extent than it was previously. At the modest height of its usage in 1901, 0.050% of baby boys were given the name Louie. Its ranking then was #230. The baby name has since substantially declined in popularity, and it is of irregular use in recent years. In 2018, its usage was only 0.012% and its ranking #908. Within the group of boy names directly linked to Louie, Louis was the most widely used. In 2018, its use outnumbered Louie's by 6 times. Louie has predominantly been a baby boy name in the past century. In 1919, 9 times as many baby boys than girls were given the name Louie.

Baby names that sound like Louie include Lewi (Hebrew), Lewie (English), Lewy (English and Polish), Louis (English and French), Luie, Luthais (Scottish), Lael (English), Laele, Lale, Lalo, Lawlee, Lawley, Lawli, Lawlie, Lawly, Laya (Russian), Layo, Lea, Leao (Portuguese), and Lehi (English).

† Pronunciation for Louie: L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"

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