US Popularity:8692
Meaning:from Lucania
The original Greek for the Latin Lucas, Loukas is a masculine name with strong ties to an ancient land. Translated as simply "from Lucania," Loukas pays homage to the 5th-century Lucanian tribe who once dominated the now modern region of Basilicata. Embroiled in a complicated alliance with Rome, the Lucanians were eventually defeated by that power. Even still, the remnants of their culture suggest it was one of great distinction and vitality. This goes a long way toward explaining Lucania's roots in the ancient Osco-Sabellic word luc, "light," and its suggested meaning, "land of light."

Loukas Name Popularity Data

U.S. Births

Overall:Loukas is currently #8692 in U.S. births
Boy:Loukas is currently #2945 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2022
- 2333
from 2021
In comparison to the previous year's data
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