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Origin of the name LODEWIJK.
Etymology of the name LODEWIJK.
Meaning of the baby name LODEWIJK.

  

LODEWIJK.  Dutch form of German Ludwig (q.v.), from Hlodwig (q.v.), meaning "famous war."

    ELZEVIR was so called from the name of a Dutch family who for 130 years were engaged in the business of book-selling and printing, and whose name is identified with accurate and beautiful typography.  The first was Lodewijk Elzevir, who started business at Leyden in 1580, and who before 1617 had published 150 works.  His five sons all followed the same trade.... (Nothing But Names, Gardiner, 1899).

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