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What does Ludovicus mean?

Ludovicus Pronunciation of Ludovicus [lu-dovi-cus] as a name for boys has the meaning "famous warrior". Ludovicus is an alternate form of Louis (French, Old German).

Associated with: famous, warrior.


Ludovicus has 1 variant: Lodovico.

1 more relation via Louis: Ludovic.

Creative forms:


Middle name pairings:
Ludovicus Blayne (L.B.), ..

How popular is Ludovicus?

Ludovicus is an unusual first name for men. Ludovicus is also an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Louis (#297 in recent rankings) is the only prominent related form of Ludovicus (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000. Adoption of this relation of Ludovicus reached its most widespread in the 1910s (#22) and is now significantly less (#297, 92% less usage). (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Louis in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Louis outside U.S.

Similar Names

Ludovicus is pronounced similarly to Ludovico. Other suggested similar names are Leviticus, Lucius, Ludvig, Ludvik, Ludwick and Rudolphus. These names tend to be more commonly used than Ludovicus.

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