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Updated: Jul 11, 2024 | 👁️ 0 Views | 🔊 8 Pronunciations
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Gender: Unisex

Origin: French

Meaning: Named after a medieval fo...

Pronunciation: loo-vruh, /ˈluːvrə/, L UW V R AH

Popularity Rank: #656,415

On this page:

  • 1. Louvre Meaning
  • 2. Louvre Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Louvre
  • 4. Translations of Louvre
  • 5. Louvre Name Popularity
  • 6. Louvre Name Poster
  • 7. Names similar to Louvre

Louvre Meaning

Derived from the Latin word 'lupara' meaning 'wolf den'. Refers to the Louvre Museum in Paris, named after the medieval fortress 'Louvre' on which it was built.

Louvre also means "Named after a medieval fortress in Paris, now famous as the Louvre Museum.".

Louvre is found in France, Egypt, Morocco, and 10 more countries.

Louvre Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: loo-vruh

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /ˈluːvrə/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: L UW V R AH

L: Pronounce as in "let" (L EH T)

UW: Pronounce as in "blue" (B L UW)

V: Pronounce as in "van" (V AE N)

R: Pronounce as in "red" (R EH D)

AH: Pronounce as in "but" (B AH T)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

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Translations of Louvre

Louvre Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Louvre is recorded 21 times globally, ranking it as the 656,415th most common name worldwide.

Louvre is most prevalent in France, with 4 occurrences, making it the 115,182th most popular name in the country.

Louvre Popularity by Country

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