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Origin

LEWIS : In the Fr., Louis; Latin, Ludovicus; Teutonic, Ludwig or Leodwig, from the Saxon Leod, the people, and wic, a castle the safeguard of the people. Lluaws, Welsh, signifies a multitude.

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