Meaning:Bringer of light; From Lucania
Whenever darkness comes your way, we know that your little one will be a source of light and happiness. To always remember how special baby is to you, the Latin boy’s name Lucas meaning “bringer of light,” would be a thoughtful choice. Lucas can also translate to "from Lucania," referring to a historical region of Southern Italy. Another popular variation of this name is Luke. From Luke the Evangelist to Luke Skywalker in Star Wars, this name brings with it a lot of history and social influence. No matter how you decide to spell it, the meaning remains the same, so you can rest assured that your little Lucas will brighten up any room they're in!
Famous People Named Lucas
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Lucas Maurice Jagger
Son of Mick Jagger
Lucas Name Popularity Data
The Bump Ranking
Overall:Lucas is currently #104 on The Bump
Boy:Lucas is currently #33 on The Bump Boy Names
Overall:Lucas is currently #16 in U.S. births
Boy:Lucas is currently #6 in U.S. births
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Ancestry, Lucas Family History
Behind the Name, Luke, January 2022
SurnameDB, Last Name: Lucas
Online Etymology Dictionary, Luke, August 2023
Online Etymology Dictionary, Lucian, August 2023
Britannica, St. Luke, biblical author, September 2023
IMDb, Mark Hamill (I)
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