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Lovie is an adorable name option for boys or girls. For males, it is a diminutive of Love, a name from Sweden. For girls, however, it is a nickname for the modern name, Love.

Meaning of the name Lovie:

English: love
Swedish: famous battle

Origin of the name Lovie:

For boys, Lovie was a diminutive of the Swedish name Love. Love was the Swedish variation of Louis, the French form of Ludovicus. Ludovicus was the Latin form of the Germanic name Chlodovech. For girls, however, Lovie is the nickname for the modern option, Love. Love comes from the word that is the same, which comes from the Old English “lufu.”

Symbolism of the name Lovie:

Lovie means “famous battle” in Sweden since for boys, it was a nickname for the name Love. Love dates back to the ancient Germanic name Chlodovech, which has the same meaning. In English, Lovie means “love” as it comes from the word name, Love.

Style of the name Lovie:

Traditional or modern

Gender of the name Lovie:

Lovie is a cute name for boys or girls.

Pronunciation of the name Lovie:

LUH-vee

Number of syllables in the name Lovie:

Two

Emotion evoked from the name Lovie:

Lovie feels youthful and cute. It is informal and simple.

Alternative spellings for the name Lovie:

  • Lovee
  • Loveigh
  • Lovei
  • Lovi
  • Lovey
  • Lovy

Nicknames for the name Lovie:

  • Love
  • Lovi
  • Lolo
  • Vie

Popularity of the name Lovie:

The baby name Lovie was a top 1,000 name in America until 1945 when it was ranked number 933. Lovie was last a top 500 option in 1912, however, when it was number 495. The best Lovie ever did in America was in 1907, when it was number 409.

Related names for the name Lovie:

Great middle names for Lovie and their meanings:

Famous people with the name Lovie:

  • Lovie Smith (NFL coach)
  • Lovie Jung (softball player)

Lovies in popular culture:

No fictional characters have the name Lovie.