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Popularity
261k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Luis

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Spanish
  • Meaning: Famous warrior
  • #275 All Time
  • #99 in 2014
Girls
Boys
Similar Names
334k Louise (English)
18k Louisa (English)
4k Luigi (Italian)

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
188012012
188112012
188213013
1883808
188414014
188511011
188612012
1887909
1888909
188911011
1890808
1891909
189210010
189310010
189417017
1895909
189614014
1897808
189812012
189914014
190021021
190116016
190219019
190320020
190425025
190519019
190619019
190731031
190838038
190936036
191039039
191145045
191276076
191383083
19141040104
19151040104
19161050105
19171140114
19181440144
19192090209
19202226216
19212410241
19222760276
19233287321
19243340334
19252690269
19263205315
192738210372
19283286322
19293825377
19303720372
19312828274
19323075302
19332556249
19342940294
19352766270
19362290229
19372640264
19383110311
19392410241
19402486242
19412560256
19422580258
19433190319
19443490349
19453660366
19463925387
19474620462
19485956589
19496806674
19506646658
19517398731
19527828774
19538865881
19541,02781,019
19551,01001,010
19561,09371,086
19571,131101,121
19581,232131,219
19591,289111,278
19601,347121,335
19611,41891,409
19621,462101,452
19631,45601,456
19641,581161,565
19651,535101,525
19661,677191,658
19671,761181,743
19681,795171,778
19692,006211,985
19702,305192,286
19712,249192,230
19722,293172,276
19732,288172,271
19742,476272,449
19752,451262,425
19762,410222,388
19772,523282,495
19782,422242,398
19792,796422,754
19803,392373,355#88 boy name
19813,378383,340#91 boy name
19823,365413,324#91 boy name
19833,349333,316#88 boy name
19843,295373,258#88 boy name
19853,735323,703#85 boy name
19864,070514,019#79 boy name
19873,950373,913#82 boy name
19884,361404,321#76 boy name
19894,885404,845#73 boy name
19905,836485,788#66 boy name
19915,942535,889#66 boy name
19926,209476,162#64 boy name
19936,448436,405#58 boy name
19946,399386,361#57 boy name
19956,202306,172#59 boy name
19966,432296,403#57 boy name
19977,144187,126#53 boy name
19987,222247,198#53 boy name
19997,237327,205#55 boy name
20007,688317,657#49 boy name
20017,518327,486#52 boy name
20027,405297,376#57 boy name
20037,598197,579#60 boy name
20047,508177,491#57 boy name
20057,473127,461#59 boy name
20067,933157,918#62 boy name
20078,057128,045#60 boy name
20087,141127,129#64 boy name
20096,147146,133#69 boy name
20105,12965,123#79 boy name
20114,695104,685#88 boy name
20124,36404,364#90 boy name
20133,99653,991#97 boy name
20143,88563,879#99 boy name

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 1966 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Luis" ranks #87 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Connecticut. Imagine that, 38 babies in Connecticut have the same name as you in 1966. Across the entire United States a total of 1,677 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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 unbreakable, your spirit is strong.

I is for ideals, no higher!

S is for sweetheart, you really are!

Your name in reverse order is "Siul". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Usil". 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.

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 south? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Luis

Luis Miguel

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

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Luis Enrique

Luis was born in 1970.

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Luis Fonsi

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

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Luis Figo

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

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Luis Garcia

Luis was born in 1978.

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Luis Fabiano

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

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Past life for Luis born Feb 14, 1925

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Western Australia approximately on 900. Your profession was monk, bee-keeper, and lone gunman.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.

Name poster for Luis

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