a feminine name
Origin of LoisEcclesiastical Late Latin ; from Ecclesiastical Greek Lōis: see 2 Timothy (Bible) 1:5
- The grandmother of Timothy who is mentioned in an epistle to him.
- A female given name of biblical origin.
From Ancient Greek Î›Ï‰ÎÏ‚ (LÅÃ¯s), of obscure meaning.