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The name Louis is of Germanic origin, and means famous warrior.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Louis has been given to baby boys in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby boys in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Louis
Use of the Name Louis for Boys During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
380,785 113,754 37,200 11,751 5,487 2,131 1,036
The table below indicates the number of times the name Louis has been given to baby boys and baby girls each year, from 1880 through 2004.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to boys or girls, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Louis
  Used as a Boy Name Used as a Girl Name
Year RankCount RankCount
1880198288935
188119746  
1882188528636
1883197986759
1884198869856
188519809  
1886198468069
1887197919967
188819884  
1889198379359
18901986085811
18911978668416
189222865  
18932281788512
189421869  
189521913  
189622871  
189723831  
189827862  
189926771  
1900261,103  
190125797  
190225911  
19032588985017
190426935  
190525981  
1906221,101  
1907251,110  
1908221,316  
1909241,22695219
1910241,56882228
1911211,832  
1912203,588  
1913204,25597231
1914205,49189443
1915236,52094250
1916226,812  
1917236,78394055
1918247,089  
1919286,656  
1920286,98395659
1921297,231  
1922277,09893463
1923277,079  
1924287,033  
1925296,79490867
1926296,51487173
1927296,64391866
1928326,26694463
1929325,976  
1930345,825  
1931375,39291458
1932395,11494856
1933404,687  
1934404,678  
1935424,608  
1936444,413  
1937464,356  
1938474,383  
1939494,226  
1940504,320  
1941494,443  
1942515,157  
1943534,979  
1944544,673  
1945554,474  
1946634,885  
1947645,768  
1948655,361  
1949645,234  
1950684,946  
1951765,073  
1952794,903  
1953774,976  
1954814,855  
1955824,774  
1956824,883  
1957864,698  
1958944,433  
19591004,308  
19601064,116  
19611053,951  
19621073,585  
19631043,619  
19641023,580  
19651013,275  
19661042,993  
19671072,903  
19681102,694  
19691212,617  
19701242,644  
19711262,516  
19721302,102  
19731351,902  
19741351,924  
19751381,811  
19761411,782  
19771431,854  
19781491,752  
19791481,838  
19801511,784  
19811521,797  
19821631,687  
19831561,757  
19841581,706  
19851641,680  
19861601,682  
19871611,681  
19881661,703  
19891641,834  
19901681,816  
19911861,723  
19921931,614  
19931941,576  
19942061,409  
19952191,356  
19962341,281  
19972361,306  
19982521,180  
19992621,141  
20002781,131  
20012791,093  
20022721,132  
20032831,095  
20043021,036  
Totals:  380,785 838

During the last 125 years, parents have used Louis as a boy's name about 99% of the time and less frequently (about 0% of the time) as a girl's name. 

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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