Meaning and Origin of: Lucey

Family name origins & meanings

  • Irish : reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Luasaigh, an altered form of Mac Cluasaigh, a Cork name meaning ‘son ofCluasach’, a byname originally denoting someone with large or otherwise noticeable ears (from cluas ‘ear’).
  • English and Irish (of Norman origin), French : habitational name from any of various places in Normandy and northern France originally named with the Latin personal name Lucius + the locative suffix-acum.
  • English : variant of Luce 1.