Luke - Meaning Of Luke, What Does Luke Mean?

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Luke Meaning


What does Luke mean, popularity, numerology and more.

The name Luke is of Latin origin.

The meaning of Luke is "light".  

It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "from Lucania".

Luke is generally used as a boy's name. It consists of 4 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Luke.

In the U.S. in 2013, it ranked 34 in baby name popularity for boys with 9497 occurrences.  It ranked 18063 in popular baby names for girls with 5 occurrences. 

View the Luke Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Luke has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Luke to other names.

Luke is a form of the name Loukas.

The names Ghoukas, Luc, Luka, Lukacs, Lukas, Lukasz, Luuk, Luukas are all forms of Luke.

Luke has the diminutive (nickname) Lucky.

Luke falls into the place name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Luke Perry.

Would you like to fingerspell the name Luke in American Sign Language?
Then just follow the diagram below.

Just for fun, see the name Luke 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 Luke in Nautical Flags page.

Looking for something more mystical? Visit the Luke Numerology page.

Luke Numerology
Luke in Hieroglyhics
Luke in Nautical Flags
English names generally consist of a given name, middle name and family name. Many English speaking countries have fairly flexible naming laws. This allows the multicultural families that live in these countries to merge the naming conventions of their faiths or previous nationalities with their current homeland.

Biblical names are still very prevelant. Nature, literature, mythology, celebrity, surnames, variants of traditional names and newly invented names are all sources of English given names.

The evolution of English names in the U.K. can be traced to the various conquests and ruling power changes of its early history. The evolution of English names in America has been more influenced by the various influxes of immigrants from different parts of the world during different times in its history.

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