First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
On This Page

How to Pronounce Glauk

  • Automated Male (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • Automated Female (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • User from Pennsylvania, United States
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
How difficult is it to pronounce Glauk?

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Glauk mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Glauk

User Submitted Meanings

  • A user from Albania says the name Glauk is of Albanian origin and means "Illyrian king , Glauku was the king of taulantii tribe , an illyrian tribe that was located in nowdays cities from Vlora to Durres in Albania".
  • A submission from Albania says the name Glauk means "Old form of albanian, that roughly means "wolflike, like a wolf, similar to a wolf." Derived from Old Albanian for "look like" which is gla/ngja (modern albanian) and uk/ujk (modern albanian) for wolf." and is of Albanian origin.
  • A user from Albania says the name Glauk is of Albanian origin and means "Was an Illyrian king of the Taulantii state which dominated[citation needed] Illyrian affairs in the second half of the 4th century BC. Glaucias is first mentioned as bringing a considerable force to the assistance of Cleitus of Dardania, another Illyrian prince, against Alexander the Great, in the battle of Pelium 335 BC. They were, however, both defeated, and Cleitus was forced to take refuge within the Taulantian territories, whither Alexander did not pursue him, his attention being called elsewhere by the news of the revolt of Thebes".
  • A user from Sweden says the name Glauk is of Albanian origin and means "Glauk was a king in ancient Albania, illyrian King".
Other origins: Indian (Sanskrit)

Submit the origin and/or meaning of Glauk to us below

Alt. Meaning

G is for glisten, a sparkle in your eye.

L is for listen, one of your best traits.

A is for athleticism, embrace the competitor within

U is for useful, always to others.

K is for knowledge, an avid learner

Notable Persons Named Glauk

Glauk Konjufca is a Vice-Chairman of the Assembly and Chairman of the Assembly of Kosovo. Glauk was born in 1981.


Fun Facts about the name Glauk

  • How unique is the name Glauk? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Glauk was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Glauk: Your name in reverse order is Kualg. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Lugak. How do you pronounce that?

What Glauks Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Glauk born May 9, 1952

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern Africa approximately on 450. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

Name poster for Glauk

Name poster for Glauk(click to save the high quality version)

Most Popular Names

All Name Lists

  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.