Meaning and Origin of: Lois
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First name origins & meanings:
- Hebrew : Better
- French : Renowned fighter (German) Warrior
- Old German : Warrior maiden
First name variations
Last name origin & meaning:
- Portuguese and Galician : from a local variant personal names Luis or Eloi (see Loy).
- Greek (also Loes) : from a Greek form of the French personal name, Louis. The name is found especially in Cyprus, which was under French rule for a time in the Middle Ages. It may also be a shortening of Loizos, patronymic Loizidis, which have the same origin.