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Louisiana - Meaning of Louisiana

What does Louisiana mean?

Meaning of the name LouisianaEloiseLouisaLouiseLuellaLouettaLuettaLuLouieMarylouiseLueLuluLoviseLoyceLouellaEloisaOuisaLulaLiklaOuidaLoisLisetteLujzaLouLouisiannaLuisa

[ 5 syll. lo-ui-sia-na, lou-isi-ana ] The baby girl name Louisiana is pronounced as Luw-iy-Ziy-AEN-ah †. The origin of Louisiana is the Germanic and French languages. From French roots, its meaning is from Louisiana, US. It represents the transferred use of the geographic name as a given name.

In addition, Louisiana is a variant of the name Louise (Dutch, English, French, and German).

The name Louisianna is a variant of Louisiana.

Ouisa (diminutive in ) is another variant of Louisiana.

See also the related categories, french and geographic.

Louisiana is an unusual baby girl name. It is not listed in the top 1000. In 2016, out of the family of girl names directly linked to Louisiana, Louise was the most popular.

Baby names that sound like Louisiana include Liziuzayani, L'Jean, L'Shawn, La Jean, La Jeane, Lacene, Lachina, Laciann, Lacyann, Laeken, Laenee, Laiken, Lailanie, Lajean, Lajeane, Lajeanne, Laken, Lakmé, Lakshmee, and Lakshmey.

† English pronunciation for Louisiana: L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; Z as in "zoo (Z.UW)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"

Meaning of Louisiana Meaning of Louise
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