Luisa - Meaning of Luisa
In addition, Luisa is an Italian, Polish, Portuguese, and Spanish variant transcription of the name Louise (Dutch, English, French, and German).
Luisa has 15 variant transcriptions that are used in English and other languages. English variant transcriptions include Lucha, Luisah, and Lujzika. Another English variant transcription is the shortening Luis.
Variation transcriptions of Luisa used in other languages include Luisana (Spanish), Luisanna (Spanish), Luise (Spanish), Luisetta (Spanish), Luiza (Spanish), Luísa (Germanic and Portuguese), Lujza (Spanish), Lula (Spanish), and Lulita (Spanish). The pet forms Luisella (Italian) and Luisina (Spanish and Teutonic) are other foreign variants.
Variant forms inherit the origin and meaning of Luisa.
See also the related form, Marisa (English, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, and German).
Luisa is unusual as a baby name for girls. Its usage peaked modestly in 1999 with 0.013% of baby girls being named Luisa. Its ranking then was #871. The baby name has since substantially dropped in popularity, and is now of sporadic use. In 2018, among the group of girl names directly related to Luisa, Louise was the most regularly used.
† Pronunciation for Luisa: L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; W as in "we (W.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"