- Lake, a glacial lake in W Canada, in SW Alberta in the Canadian Rockies: resort. 5670 feet (1728 meters) above sea level.
- Also Lou·i·sa [loo-ee-zuh] /luˈi zə/. a female given name: derived from Louis.
- an opera (1900) by Gustave Charpentier.
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Examples from the Web for louise
Bibi was pregnant, and Louise delivered her baby, a boy named Christian, the same day in the jungle.
When Louise and Bibi returned to their home, they found it strewn with ammunition and pockmarked with mortar craters.
The Leakeys—Richard, his parents, Louis and Mary, and his wife Maeve and daughter Louise, are an archaeological dynasty.The Real-Life Raiders of the Lost Ark
November 14, 2014
Thelma and Louise was a buddy movie, and then they had to die in the end.Frances McDormand on 'Olive Kitteridge,' Dropping LSD, and Her Beef With FX's 'Fargo'
September 3, 2014
That Thelma Louise reunion selfie you took with Geena Davis really broke the Internet.Susan Sarandon on Her Love Affair With David Bowie, Woody Allen’s Creepiness, and Psychedelics
July 24, 2014
In the living-room they found Louise Sampson and half a dozen girls.Grace Harlowe's Return to Overton Campus
Jessie Graham Flower
Of course that talk about Louise Whiting was all well enough.
That is what would happen if Linda were a girl like any of the other girls in her class, or like Louise.
I am not used to go about so much unescorted, and I am not so independent as Louise.
"We are keeping Mr. Wrayson from his friends, no doubt," Louise said coldly.
Word Origin and History for louise
also Louisa, fem. proper name, fem. of Louis.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper