Luken Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Luke:
The Middle English and Anglo-French form of Lucas. The name is borne in the Bible by one of the four evangelists, the author of the third Gospel, Luke, and the Acts of the Apostles. Lucas is an Ecclesiastic Late Latin name thought to be a derivative of Lucius, which is from the root lux (light). Alternatively, some believe the name is derived from the Ecclesiastic Greek Loukas, a contraction of Loukanos (man from Lucania).
Looking for the perfect name? Try the Name MatchMaker to find the perfect baby name for you!
Sister & Brother Names
Know a Luken? What are his siblings named?
Name Lists Featuring Luken
Contribute your knowledge to the name Luken
- Comments and insights on the name Luken
I think it's a great alternate to Luke or Lucas
- Personal experiences with the name Luken
it is my son's name
- Nicknames for Luken
- Meanings and history of the name Luken
It's origins are Basque and it means "bringer of light"
- Famous real-life people named Luken
- Luken in song, story & screen