Meaning and Origin of: Luca

Girl name origins & meanings

  • Italian : Bringer of light

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Latin : Light
  • English : Bringer of light

Family name origins & meanings

  • Italian : from the personal name Luca, from Latin Lucas.
  • Southern Italian (Lucà) : possibly from a short form of Greek Loukanos, denoting an inhabitant of Lucania (see Lucas).
  • Dutch : variant of Lucas.
  • Hungarian : from Luca, a pet form of the personal name Lucia, feminine form of Lucio, from Latin Lucius.

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