What does Lovisa mean?
Lovisa /lo-visa/ [3 sylls.] as a name for girls. Lovisa's name origin is Old German, and the name Lovisa means "famous warrior". Lovisa is an alternate spelling of Louise (Old German) with the prefix Lov-.
Lovisa has 36 related forms via Louise: Aloisa, Aloise, Aloysia, Eloisa▼, Eloise▲, Heloisa, Heloise, Lluisa, Lois▼, Loise, Lola▲, Lolita▼, Lou▼, Louella▼, Louisa▼, Louisetta, Louisette, Louisiana, Louisiane, Louisina, Louisine, Louiza, Lowise, Loyise, Lu, Ludovica, Ludovika, Ludwiga, Luella▼, Luisa▼, Luise, Lujza, Lujzika, Lula▼, Lulita and Lulu▼.Kreatif forms: Lavisa, Lovice, Lovila. [more]
How popular is Lovisa?
Lovisa is an uncommon first name for women but a somewhat popular surname for both adults and children (#107565 out of 150436, Top 72%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Lovisa for girls. Lovisa reached its highest rank of #22 in Sweden in 2003, and is at #46 currently. (2013 Birth Statistics)
Prominent varying forms of Lovisa listed in the Top 1000 are Lola (#236 the previous year), Eloise (#300), Louisa (#973), Luella, Lu, Luisa, Lula, Lulu, Louise, Lolita, Lou, Louella, Eloisa and Lois. Variants like Louisetta are seldom used. These girl names were at the height of their popularity during the years 1900-1909 (usage of 0.5657%) and are now much less popular (usage 0.0994%, 82.4% less), with forms such as Lou, Louella, Eloisa, Lois and Lolita becoming somewhat outmoded. Eloise (#300) and Lola (#236) are two of the more contemporarily stylish baby names in this list, with both names undergoing a rekindling in popularity. Shown below is a comparison of the usage of Lovisa and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)