♂♀ Name Lou – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Lou

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The first name Lou is ♀ female and ♂ male.

Origin of Lou

Lou is a short form of Louis or Louise and therefore a unisex name. The names derived from the Old High German name Ludwig.

Meaning of Lou

Lou means “famous warrior” (from Germanic “hlût” = famous + “wig” = war/battle)

Pronunciation of Lou

Alternate spelling of Lou


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