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Meaning and name origin

Lewis \le-wis\ as a boy's name is pronounced LOO-iss. It is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Lewis is "famous warrior". Anglicization of Louis. Author Lewis Carroll.

Lewis has 4 variant forms: Lew, Lou, Louis and Luis.

For more information, see also the related boy name Aloysius.

Lewis is also pronounced similarly to Les and Lewes. Another suggested similar baby name is Lexis.


Lewis is a very popular first name for males (#180 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#23 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

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