Luke

Colors Related to this Name: Blue, Gray

Qualities Related to this Name: Pratical, Dependable

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #34 in 2013 and #28 in 2014.

Famous People

Luke Bryan (Singer), Luke Grimes (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Luke Benward (Movie Actor,Singer,TV Actor), Luke Perry (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Luke Wilson (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Luke James (Singer), Luke Kleintank (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Luke Zimmerman (TV Actor)

Meaning

In English

Origin: English form of Latin Lucas, from Ancient Greek Λουκᾶς ‎(Loukâs, “man from Lucania”).

Meaning(s):

-(biblical) The Gospel of St. Luke, a book of the New Testament of the Bible. Traditionally the third of the four gospels.

-( male name -comes from the Latin language-).

-(last name patronymic -comes from the language-)

-(w Luke the Evangelist), an early Christian credited with the authorship of the Gospel of Luke and the Acts of the Apostles.

In German

Origin: From Middle Low German lūke. Immediately cognate with Dutch luik ‎(“hatch”). Pertaining to German Loch ‎(“hole”) and Lücke ‎(“gap”).

Meaning(s):

-Hatch