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LOU

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3,798
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Meaning & Origins

Chinese 娄: from a character in the name of the state of Zhu Lou, which existed during the Zhou dynasty. After Wu Wang established the dynasty in 1122 BC, he granted Zhu Lou to a descendant of the legendary emperor Zhuan Xu. Later descendants took the character for Lou from the place name as their surname.
10,684th in the U.S.

Nicknames & variations

Liu, Lau, Lo, Low, Loy, Luu, Loo, Leu, Loh, Loe

Quick facts

Thousands
of people in the U.S have this name
3,798
to be exact
California
has the most people named Lou per capita

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