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Lois Meaning


What does Lois mean?

The name Lois is of German origin.

The meaning of Lois is "famous warrior".

It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "desirable".

Lois is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Lois.

The Given Name Lois

Lois is a great choice for parents looking for a more unique name.

This great little girl name has a natural greatness.

A refined name that will be loved by parents.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Lois Chiles, and Lois Lane.

Lois Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 1,693 in baby name popularity for girls with 122 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,627 in baby name popularity for girls with 133 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

Want to see how Lois sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Lois Name Popularity Page.

Lois Related Names

The names Loida, Loion are all forms of Lois.

Famous Loiss

  • Lois ~ Biblical Character (2 Tim. 1:5), 1 hurricane
  • Lois Chiles ~ Actress
  • Lois Lane ~ Superman character

Lois Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Lois.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Lois Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Lois in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Lois.

Just for fun, see the name Lois in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Lois in Nautical Flags page.