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Meaning of First Name: Lois


Name:
Lois
Pronunciation:
\lois\
Gender:
girl
Meaning:
superior
Origin:
Greek
Relate Names:
Not Provided
Name Similar:
Variant Forms:
None

Popularity

Lois is a very popular first name for women (#91 out of 4276) and a slightly less popular surname or last name for both men and women (#70668 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

Introduction

Lois \lois\ as a girl's name is pronounced LOH-iss. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Lois is "superior". Also possibly a variant of Louise (Old German) "famous warrior". Biblical: a first-century Christian, the grandmother of Timothy. Superman's girlfriend Lois Lane. For more information, see also the related name Heloise. Baby names that sound like Lois are Loise, Lise, Liz, Lisa, Leisa, Lia, Leia, Lou, Luise, Luisa, Loyise, Lowise and Louisa. Other similar baby names are Loir a

Census About Last Name: Cleary


Last Name:
CLEARY
Origin:
Irish
Meaning:
From Irish cléireach meaning "clerk" (see CLARK)
Population Rank:
2120
Population:
15685
Occurrences/100,000 people:
5.81
Cumulative proportion/100,000:
49646.22
Non-Hispanic White Only:
94.54%
Non-Hispanic Black Only:
2.37%
Non-Hispanic Asian&Pacific Islander Only:
0.42%
Non-Hispanic American Indian&Alaskan Native Only:
0.19%
Non-Hispanic of 2 or More Races:
1.03%
Hispanic Origin:
1.45 %
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Population Division, Population Analysis & Evaluation Staff.
Lastnames provided above include all lastnames with over 0.001% frequency in the US population during the 1990 census. The table above includes over 50000 most common last names in America.