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Gender: F Meaning of Lois: "most desirable" Origin of Lois: Greek

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The eternal fiancee of Superman turned sweet gray-haired lady who's always available to babysit her grandkids. Lois is actually a New Testament name: she was converted by Paul and was the grandmother of Timothy, who became one of Paul's disciples. Other s-ending names are making a comeback, as is Louise, so why not Lois?

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Famous People Named Lois

Lois Delander, Miss America in 1927
Lois Lenski, American author of novels such as "Strawberry Girl"
Lois Long, popular columnist for The New Yorker during the 1920's
Lois Lowry, American author
Lois Weber, American film director

Pop Culture References for the Name Lois

Lois Lane, a central character from "Superman"
Lois Griffin, a central character on "Family Guy"
Lois Whelan, Debra's mother on "Everybody Loves Raymond"
Lois, a character in "The Gingerbread Man"