Origin of lewis
Examples from the Web for lewis
Contemporary Examples of lewis
In Vietnam, Lewis was advisor to a Vietnamese infantry unit, whose nickname for him was “Captain of Many Kilos.”
When they thought about Lewis, what struck the players most was that he never acted like a do-gooder.
I learned of Lewis because the players kept bringing up his name in the interviews I did with them.
The award surprised Lewis, but it also struck the right note.
When Lewis was shipped off to Vietnam, his son was just three months old, and the timing of the assignment worried Lewis.
Historical Examples of lewis
"Crooked as a dog's hind legs," snarled Lewis, biting viciously at his cigar.Thoroughbreds
W. A. Fraser
I caught him by the collar, too; and had to drag him in very much in the way I had done with Lewis.
His wound had not yet healed, but he was less exhausted than Lewis.
Now for a minute the gruel was forgotten, and Mrs. Lewis looked at Kitty in amazement.
All that evening there seemed a spell upon the Lewis family.
Word Origin for lewis
masc. proper name, Anglo-French form of French Louis (see Louis).