Name Luke Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Luke


Luke is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Luke?

Luke is an English form of the name Lucas, which is of Latin and Greek origin. Luke is a biblical name, he was a physician and the author of the Gospel of Luke in the New Testament.

What does the name Luke mean?

Luke means “from Lucania” (a region in southern Italy). In Greek, Lukas means “light”, “bringer of light” or “bright one” (from ancient Greek “leukós/λευκός” = bright/light/white and Latin “lux” = light).

Pronunciation of Luke

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Popularity of the name Luke

The name Luke is ranked #784 overall.

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