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What does Ludvig mean?

Ludvig Pronunciation of Ludvig as a name for boys. The name Ludvig means "famous warrior". Ludvig is an alternate spelling of Louis (French, Old German). See also Viggo


ASSOCIATED WITH famous, warrior


RELATED FORMS VIA LOUIS Ludovic, Ludvik, Ludwig, Luigi, Luis



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How popular is Ludvig?

Ludvig is a rare given name for men. Ludvig is an equivalently rare surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Ludvig reached its highest position of #12 in Sweden in the year 2014, and is at #29 currently. (2018 BIRTH STATISTICS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ludvig name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

Luis (#126 IN 2018), Louis (#263), Ludwig, Luigi and Viggo are the prominent related forms of Ludvig rated in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Ludovic, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Ludvig was widespread 108 years ago (ADOPTION OF 0.79%) and has become much reduced since (ADOPTION 0.25%, DOWN 68.5%), with the version Louis falling out of fashion.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Louis, Ludwig, Luigi, Luis in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ludvig, Louis, Ludwig, Viggo outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended sound-alike names are Laddie, Levi, Levin, Lidio, Lucio, Ludlow, Ludo, Ludovico, Ludwick, Luiz and Lydio. These names tend to be more commonly used than Ludvig.

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