What does Luis mean?
Luis▲ has 1 variant: Luiz.more]
How popular is Luis?
Luis is a very popular first name for men (#104 out of 1220, Top 8%) and also a very popular last name for all people (#4737 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Luis for boys. Luis reached its apex position of #49 in the U.S. in 2000, and is at #99 currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Aloysius, Lew, Lewis (#597 a year ago), Lou, Louie, Louis (#289), Ludvig, Ludwig and Luigi are the popular alternative forms of Luis (#99 a year ago) rated in the Top 1000. Variants like Ludovicus are seldom used. Adoption of these boy names was at its most widespread during 1900-1909 (usage of 0.5249%) and is now much less (usage 0.2015%, down 61.6%), with versions like Aloysius, Lou, Louie, Ludwig and Luigi becoming somewhat outmoded. Luis (#99) is the most chic baby name among these. Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of Luis and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)