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Name Lukas

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Gender:male
Languages of use:German, Lithuanian
US 2015 rank:#253     ... 251:Eduardo, 252:Spencer, 253:Lukas, 254:Damien, 255:Dallas ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Lukás, Lucas, Luka, Lukacs, Lukasz, Luukas, Judas, Leka, Lenas, Lias     Details
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About Luke, the group of names with the same origin as Lukas

Meaning/translation:from Lucania
Language of origin:Old Greek
Info about origin:Lucania is a region in Southern Italy; its name maybe derives from Old Greek leucos (bright, white)
 known from Saint Luke, the evangelist
Words:leucos = bright, white  Old Greek
Topics:Geographic name, New Testament
Variants' top ranks:1:Lucas Sweden 2014,  1:Luca Switzerland 1997,  1:Lukas Germany 1998,  1:Luka Slovenia 2015,  4:Luuk Netherlands 2015,  4:Lukás Czechia 2015,  5:Luc Belgium 2013,  7:Luke Ireland 2014,  13:Lukasz Poland 2012,  32:Lucca Brazil 2012
Somehow related to:Lucano
Old/original forms:Loukas Old Greek, Lucas Latin
Name variants:Louka, Luc, Luca, Lucas, Lucca, Luka, Lukacs, Lukas, Lukás, Lukasz, Luke, Luuk, Luukas   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesGraphRankings
Canada/British ColumbiaGraph2013 91,  2011 95,  2010 95,  2008 67
ScotlandGraph2013 1712012 185
Switzerland prevalence 2013 49
USA decades 1990-1999 445
USA yearlyGraph2015 253,  2014 2302013 242,  2012 232,  2011 249,  2010 231,  2009 244,  2008 245,  2007 236,  2006 244,  2005 261,  2004 294,  2003 310,  2002 318,  2001 338,  2000 367,  1999 362,  1998 391,  1997 392,  1996 381,  1995 427,  1994 433,  1993 457
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