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Gender: Male Meaning of Luigi: "renowned warrior" Origin of Luigi: Italian vernacular form of Louis

The name Luigi is a boy's name of Italian origin meaning "renowned warrior". Luigi and is often added to lists like Video Game Names for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "What would be the perfect twin?".

From the experts:

Italian classic Luigi, though it lacks the modern style of Nico, Enzo, and Rocco, does have some notable namesakes, such as Nobel Prize winning author Luigi Pirandello and composer Cherubini..

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Famous People Named Luigi

Luigi Pirandello, Italian novelist, winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature
Luigi "Geno" Auriemma, American basketball coach
Luigi Amoroso, Italian economist
Luigi Nono, Italian composer
Luigi Riva, Italian footballer
Luigi Berlinguer, Italian cabinet minister
Luigi Cherubini, Italian composer
Luigi Verderame, Belgian singer
Luigi Tasselli, Italian cyclist
Luigi Dallapiccola, Italian composer

Pop Culture References for the name Luigi

Luigi, character in the Super Mario Bros. video game series
Luigi, character in Pixar's Cars series
Luigi Risotto, character on TV's "The Simpsons"