Meaning and Origin of: Luke
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First name origins & meanings:
- French : Light; laidback
- Latin : Bringer of light
- Greek : Patron saint of doctors, artists, and creatives
- English : Bringer of light
First name variations
Last name origin & meaning:
- English : from a derivative of Lucas. This was (and is) the common vernacular form of the name, being the one by which the author of the fourth Gospel is known in English.
- English : habitational name for someone from Liège in Belgium (Dutch Luik).
- North German (Lüke) : from a short form of Lüdeke; Luedecke.