Ludwig etymology

German word Ludwig comes from Proto-Germanic *wīgą (Fight, battle.), Proto-Germanic *hlūdaz (Famous. Loud.)

Detailed word origin of Ludwig

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*wīgą Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Fight, battle.
*hlūdaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Famous. Loud.
*Hlūdawīgą Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) A male given name.
*Hlūtwīg Old High German (goh)
Ludwig German (deu) A patronymic surname​. A male given name..