Listen to the German pronunciation of Ludwig. The speaker is a native speaker of Standard German from Schleswig-Holstein / Northern Germany:
Predominant Age Group in Germany
Typically born before 1950 or after 2010
Predominant Regional Usage
Origin and Meaning
Younger form of a Franconian name, a combination of 'loud', 'famous' and 'battle'
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- Ludwig Wilhelm Erhard (1897–1977), German politician and Chancellor of Germany from 1963 until 1966