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Lucas

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28k Lukas (German)
2k Lucus (American)

How popular is the baby name Lucas in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1881 11 0 11
1883 5 0 5
1884 5 0 5
1885 6 0 6
1886 8 0 8
1888 6 0 6
1891 8 0 8
1892 10 0 10
1893 10 0 10
1894 8 0 8
1895 6 0 6
1896 7 0 7
1898 8 0 8
1899 10 0 10
1902 6 0 6
1903 7 0 7
1904 6 0 6
1905 5 0 5
1906 7 0 7
1907 5 0 5
1908 9 0 9
1909 10 0 10
1910 11 0 11
1911 7 0 7
1912 22 0 22
1913 27 0 27
1914 26 0 26
1915 42 0 42
1916 33 0 33
1917 35 0 35
1918 52 0 52
1919 32 0 32
1920 41 0 41
1921 44 0 44
1922 37 0 37
1923 50 0 50
1924 49 0 49
1925 36 0 36
1926 40 0 40
1927 36 0 36
1928 38 0 38
1929 32 0 32
1930 30 0 30
1931 27 0 27
1932 26 0 26
1933 23 0 23
1934 25 0 25
1935 33 0 33
1936 21 0 21
1937 26 0 26
1938 17 0 17
1939 26 0 26
1940 19 0 19
1941 24 0 24
1942 21 0 21
1943 22 0 22
1944 29 0 29
1945 24 0 24
1946 29 0 29
1947 34 0 34
1948 29 0 29
1949 25 0 25
1950 24 0 24
1951 27 0 27
1952 34 0 34
1953 22 0 22
1954 21 0 21
1955 33 0 33
1956 34 0 34
1957 31 0 31
1958 53 0 53
1959 61 0 61
1960 78 0 78
1961 88 0 88
1962 88 0 88
1963 74 0 74
1964 91 0 91
1965 82 0 82
1966 82 0 82
1967 59 0 59
1968 97 0 97
1969 123 0 123
1970 161 0 161
1971 201 0 201
1972 233 0 233
1973 305 0 305
1974 567 0 567
1975 892 0 892
1976 885 7 878
1977 1,111 10 1,101
1978 1,961 14 1,947
1979 2,554 11 2,543
1980 3,099 14 3,085 #98 boy name
1981 3,394 18 3,376 #87 boy name
1982 2,757 16 2,741
1983 2,374 15 2,359
1984 2,123 12 2,111
1985 2,321 8 2,313
1986 2,205 11 2,194
1987 2,334 9 2,325
1988 2,722 11 2,711
1989 2,871 11 2,860
1990 3,094 9 3,085
1991 3,242 7 3,235
1992 3,385 8 3,377
1993 3,919 0 3,919 #95 boy name
1994 4,019 9 4,010 #95 boy name
1995 4,090 7 4,083 #92 boy name
1996 4,103 0 4,103 #93 boy name
1997 4,039 8 4,031 #98 boy name
1998 4,099 9 4,090 #93 boy name
1999 4,225 6 4,219 #90 boy name
2000 4,824 6 4,818 #83 boy name
2001 4,897 0 4,897 #83 boy name
2002 5,391 13 5,378 #75 boy name
2003 5,752 0 5,752 #71 boy name
2004 6,749 39 6,710 #66 boy name
2005 7,582 10 7,572 #58 boy name
2006 8,144 11 8,133 #59 boy name
2007 8,765 15 8,750 #53 boy name
2008 9,335 15 9,320 #46 boy name
2009 9,610 10 9,600 #39 boy name
2010 10,383 14 10,369 #35 boy name
2011 10,404 13 10,391 #29 boy name
2012 10,699 7 10,692 #27 boy name
2013 11,535 10 11,525 #23 boy name
2014 12,140 8 12,132 #19 boy name
2015 12,262 16 12,246 #16 boy name

Want to know about the popularity of the Lucas baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 214,322 babies born with the name Lucas in the United States. That's more than enough Lucas to occupy the country of Samoa with an estimated population of 186,340 (as of November 7, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1881 when it was given to 11 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Lucas" was in 2015 with a total of 12,246 babies. (That's a lot of baby Lucas)

According to the 1983 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Lucas" ranks #98 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Ohio. Imagine that, 120 babies in Ohio have the same name as you in 1983. Across the entire United States a total of 2,374 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Lucas" mean? The list below shows the origins of Lucas as well as things modernly associated with the name Lucas such as celebrities named Lucas.

Origin and Meaning of Lucas

The name "Lucas" is of Greek origin, and it means "From Lucania". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Lucas Black

Lucas Black is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1994 to present. Lucas was born in 1982 as Lucas York Black in Decatur, Alabama, U.S.

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Lucas Grabeel

Lucas Grabeel is an actor, singer-songwriter, dancer, and director with the most prominent portion of his career being from 2 to present. Lucas was born in 1984 as Lucas Stephen Grabeel in Springfield, Missouri, United States.

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Lucas Neill

Lucas Neill is a football biography. Lucas was born in 1978 in Sydney, Australia.

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Luke Edwards

Luke was born in 1980 as Lucas Daniel Edwards in Nevada City, California.

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Lucas Radebe

Lucas Radebe is a football biography. Lucas was born in 1969 in Soweto, South Africa.

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Lucas Bernardi

Lucas Bernardi is a football biography. Lucas was born in 1977 in Rosario, Argentina.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Lucas

Lucas Biglia
Lucas Cruikshank
Lucas Giolito
Lucas Group
Lucas Oil
Lucas Till
Lucas Duda
Lucas Brothers
Lucas Silva

Alternative Meanings

L is for loyalty, that you show.

U is for uncanny, the way you know what to do.

C is for complete, nothing further needed here.

A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

S is for sweet, your pleasing way.

Your name in reverse order is "Sacul". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ucsla". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Lucas born Feb 18, 1968

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of USA South-East approximately on 1875. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, and geologist.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.

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