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Lucian Meaning


What does Lucian mean?

The name Lucian is of Latin, English and Romanian origin.

The meaning of Lucian is "light".

Lucian is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Lu-ci-an.

The Given Name Lucian

Lucian is a name with class.

A name fit for a child full of spirit and sparkle, a little seeker.

A name that will flow off your tongue.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Lucian Freud, and Lucian of Antioch.

Lucian Popularity

In the U.S. in 2015, it ranked 634 in baby name popularity for boys with 417 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 606 in baby name popularity for boys with 440 occurrences. It ranked 18,060 in baby name popularity for girls with 5 occurrences.

The trend's your friend. See how Lucian has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Lucian Name Popularity Page.

Lucian Related Names

The name Luciano is a form of Lucian.

Famous Lucians

  • Lucian ~ Saint
  • Lucian Freud ~ Artist
  • Lucian of Antioch ~ Saint
  • Lucian of Beauvais ~ Saint

Lucian Numerology

What will your new littleLucian be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

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Lucian Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Lucian in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Lucian.

Just for fun, see the name Lucian in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Lucian in Nautical Flags page.