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Lucas Name Meaning and Origin

Lucas Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

Light, bright, shining

Name Origin


The name Lucas means 'light' or 'bright' in Latin. It is a variant of the name Luke, which has biblical origins. Lucas is a popular name in many cultures around the world.

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Lucas Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Lucas is easy to pronounce with a smooth flow of sounds and a clear emphasis on each syllable.

Name Melody Rating:

The name Lucas has a pleasing rhythm with two syllables that roll off the tongue effortlessly.

Famous People Named Lucas

Find celebrities with this name and see how they shine in their respective fields.

● Lucas Hedges

Lucas Hedges is an American actor known for his roles in films such as 'Manchester by the Sea' and 'Lady Bird'. He has received critical acclaim for his performances.

● Lucas Till

Lucas Till is an American actor best known for his role as Angus MacGyver in the television series 'MacGyver'. He has also appeared in films like 'X-Men: First Class'.

● Lucas Black

Lucas Black is an American actor known for his roles in films such as 'Sling Blade' and 'Friday Night Lights'. He has also appeared in the 'Fast & Furious' franchise.

Lucas Name Popularity Insights

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The data is sourced from the Social Security Administration. Since the agency has only released data up to 2022, the rankings for 2023 and 2024 are based on estimates from platform data. We will update the final results once the official data is released.

Potential Negative Connotations of Lucas

The name Lucas does not typically evoke negative characters or cultural symbols. It is a widely accepted and positive name with a strong and timeless appeal.

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