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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Boy. Ranked #275 most popular

What does the name "Luis" mean?

Luis (Spanish): Famous warrior

The name "Luis" is of Spanish origin and it means "Famous warrior". It's a name commonly given to boys. There are 2 other names that are similar to this one.

L is for luxury, the luxury of your smile.

U is for uncanny, the way you know what to do.

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

S is for success, in all you will do.

Your name in reverse order is "Siul". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Lsui". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Luis" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Luis? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 260,819 babies born with the name Luis in the United States. That's more than enough Luis to occupy the territory of New Caledonia (France) with an estimated population of 259,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 12 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Luis" was in 2007 with a total of 8,045 babies. (That's a lot of baby Luis)

According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Luis" ranks #23 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Arizona. Imagine that, 294 babies in Arizona have the same name as you in 2009. Across the entire United States a total of 6,147 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Luis popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Luis in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the midwest? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Luis

Luis Miguel

Luis Miguel is a singer, songwriter, and record producer with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1981 to present. Luis was born in 1970 as Luis Miguel Gallego Basteri in San Juan, Puerto Rico.


Luis Enrique

Luis was born in 1970.


Luis Fonsi

Luis Fonsi is a musical artist with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1998 to present. Luis was born in 1978 as Luis Alfonso Rodriguez Lopez-Cepero.


Luis Figo

Luis Figo is a football biography. Luis was born in 1972 in Almada, Portugal.


Luis Garcia

Luis was born in 1978.


Luis Fabiano

Luis Fabiano is a football biography. Luis was born in 1980 in Campinas, Brazil.


Past life for Luis born Dec 17, 2003

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern China approximately on 875. Your profession was trainer and holder of the fine animals, birds, and insects.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.