Loup - Meaning of Loup

What does Loup mean?

[ 1 syll. lou(p), lo-up ] The baby boy name Loup is pronounced LUWP †. Loup is of Latin origin and it is used mainly in French. It is derived from the word lupus with the meaning 'wolf'. An older form of the name is Lupus (Latin). The name was borne by various early saints, including a French bishop of Sens and a 5th-century bishop of Troyes who was credited with saving his town from the Huns under Attila.

A derivative of the name is the Spanish Lope.

See also the related categories, latin, wolf, town (village), saints (catholic), and french.

Loup is not often used as a baby boy name. It is not in the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Loup include Labe, Laef, Lafay, Laif, Laiv, Laive, Lap, Laphee, Lapp, Lav, Lave, Layf, Leaf, Leb, Leef, Leib, Leif, Leife, Leiff, and Leiv.

† English pronunciation for Loup: L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)" ; P as in "pea (P.IY)"



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