[ 3 syll. lo-ui-sa, lou-isa ] The baby girl name Louisa is pronounced Luw-IY-Z-aa- †. Louisa's origin is Germanic, and its use, English and Romanian. Louisa is a pet form of Louise (Dutch, English, French, and German).
See also the related category romanian.
Louisa is a somewhat popular baby name for girls, and it is also viewed as fairly trendy. In 1900, 0.045% of baby girls were given the name Louisa. Its ranking then was #271. The baby name has since experienced a steep decline in popularity. In 2018, it ranked at #732 with a usage of 0.021%, enjoying a minor resurgence in the recent decade. Within all girl names in its group, Louisa was the most popular. Louisa was used 12% more than the subsequent ranked name, Louise, in 2018.
Baby names that sound like Louisa include Louiza, Lujza, Lacea, Lacheses, Lachesiss, Lachesisse, Lachesys, Laicea, Laici, Laicia, Laisha, Lajeala, Lajessica, Lakaisha, Lakaiya, Lakaya, Lakaysha, Lakea, Lakeah, and Lakeasha.
† Pronunciation for Louisa: L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; Z as in "zoo (Z.UW)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"
A famous person named Louisa is US First Lady, Louisa Adams, born Louisa Catherine Johnson, 12 February 1775 - 15 May 1852, London, England.