Lois f

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Female Female Name
This name is used both as a female and a male name. See Lois m for the male version.


Sweden Swedish
Norway Norwegian
Finland Finnish
Denmark Danish


Origin and Meaning

1) Creative spelling of Louise [1]

2) Latin spelling of the Greek name Λωις (Lois), probably derived from Greek λωιων (loion) = 'more desirable', 'better' [2]

3) Hebrew (?) name meaning 'agreeable, pleasing, better' [3] [1]

Related Names

Lois Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish


Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Lois
Genitive: Lois'
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Lois
Genitive: Loisin
Partitive: Loisia
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Lois
Genitive: Lois'
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Lois
Genitive: Lois' / Lois

Further Information

Strongest Period of Usage


Sources: [4] [5] [6] [7]

No recent statistics trend found in databases for Lois.


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  2. Mike Campbell: Behind the name http://www.behindthename.com
  3. Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  4. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  5. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  6. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  7. Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi