Meaning and Name Origin
Lovisa \l(o)-vi-sa\ as a name for girls. Lovisa's name origin is Old German, and the name Lovisa means "famous warrior". Lovisa is a variation of Louise (Old German): feminine of Louis; French version of Ludwig. Unique as a baby name.
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▼.
Lovisa is an uncommon first name for women. Lovisa is also a rare surname for both adults and children. (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. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Lovisa and associated names. 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. These girl names were at the height of their popularity during the years 1900-1909 and are now much less popular, with forms such as Louise, Luella, Luisa, Lula and Eloisa 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. (2014 Birth Statistics)