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Luca

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1915 6 0 6
1916 7 0 7
1917 6 0 6
1919 5 0 5
1920 5 0 5
1923 8 0 8
1925 7 0 7
1926 7 0 7
1928 6 0 6
1929 8 0 8
1943 5 0 5
1960 6 0 6
1963 8 0 8
1965 11 0 11
1968 12 0 12
1969 10 0 10
1970 7 0 7
1972 5 0 5
1974 11 0 11
1975 16 0 16
1976 26 0 26
1977 11 0 11
1978 19 0 19
1979 18 0 18
1980 12 0 12
1981 32 0 32
1982 20 0 20
1983 24 0 24
1984 19 0 19
1985 23 0 23
1986 12 0 12
1987 42 8 34
1988 43 6 37
1989 36 0 36
1990 32 0 32
1991 38 0 38
1992 44 0 44
1993 65 0 65
1994 62 0 62
1995 65 0 65
1996 87 0 87
1997 82 0 82
1998 124 9 115
1999 135 7 128
2000 306 9 297
2001 361 19 342
2002 462 32 430
2003 579 35 544
2004 733 48 685
2005 748 42 706
2006 907 35 872
2007 1,104 48 1,056
2008 1,156 58 1,098
2009 1,269 72 1,197
2010 1,333 58 1,275
2011 1,400 61 1,339
2012 1,679 64 1,615
2013 1,971 76 1,895
2014 2,369 68 2,301
2015 2,660 67 2,593

Fun Facts about the name Luca

  • How many people with the first name Luca have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 20,264 babies born with the first name Luca in the United States. That's more than enough people named Luca to occupy the territory of Cook Islands (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 17,791 (as of December 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Luca? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1915 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Luca first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Luca is Wednesday, October 9th, 1872.
  • What year had the most people named Luca born? The highest recorded use of the first name Luca was in 2015 with a total of 2,593 babies. That's a lot of babies named Luca!
  • Random Luca Factoid: According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Luca ranks 104th in popularity as a baby boy's name in Rhode Island. Imagine that, 13 babies in Rhode Island have the same name as you in 2009.
  • Weird things about the name Luca: Your name in reverse order is Acul. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Alcu. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Luca? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,837 people with the last name Luca.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Luca? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Luca as their last name since less than 1 person in 161k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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Popularity of Luca as a first name

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Popularity of Luca as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Luca U.S.
  White 89.82% 64.26%
  African American 1.85% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.98% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 6.59% 16.26%

Of Last Name Luca

People with the last name Luca are most frequently White

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

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Origin and Meaning of Luca

The name "Luca" is of Italian origin, and it means "Person from Lucania, Italy". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

From the Italian Luca.

  1. A male given name borrowed from Italian in the 2000s.

Luca was also found in the following language(s): German, Italian, Latin, Romanian, and Vietnamese

Notable Persons With the Name Luca

Luke Pasqualino

Luke Pasqualino is an actor. He was most prominent from 2008 to 2008. Luke was given the name Luca Giuseppe Pasqualino on February 19th, 1989 in Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, England, UK. Luke is also known as Luca Giuseppe Pasqualino.

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Luca Toni

Luca Toni is a soccer player for the Hellas Verona F.C., Modena F.C., Empoli F.C., U.S. Fiorenzuola 1922, Atletico Roma F.C., A.C.D. Treviso 2013, Vicenza Calcio, Brescia Calcio, U.S. Città di Palermo, ACF Fiorentina, FC Bayern Munich, FC Bayern Munich II, A.S. Roma, Genoa C.F.C., and Juventus F. Luca was born on May 26th, 1977 in Pavullo nel Frignano, Italy.

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Luca Balou Brasi

Luca Balou Brasi is a fictional character.

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Luca Bartolomeo de Pacioli

Luca Bartolomeo de Pacioli is a friar, mathematician, and writer. Luca was born in 1447 in Sansepolcro.

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Luca Maestri

Luca Maestri is a senior vice president, chief financial officer at apple, vice president, chief financial officer, and senior vice presidentandchief financial officeratapple. Luca was born Luca Maestri on October 14th, 1963 in Rome.

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Luca Guadagnino

Luca Guadagnino is a noteworthy human. Luca was born in 1971.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Luca

Michael De Luca

Michael De Luca is a producer and writer. Michael was born on August 13th, 1965 in Brooklyn, New York.

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Rudy De Luca

Rudy De Luca is a famous person.

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Nick De Luca

Nick De Luca is a famed person. Nick was born on February 1st, 1984 in Dumfries.

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Guerrino De Luca

Guerrino De Luca is a ceo of logitech, chief executive officer, and ceooflogitech. Guerrino was born in 1952 in Lanciano, Italy.

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Rob De Luca

Rob De Luca is a rock music, heavy metal, hard rock, glam metal, and heavy metal music musician. He was most active from 1985 to present.

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Aeroplane

Aeroplane is a nu-disco, balearic beat, and house music musician. He has had major accomplishments since 2007. Aeroplane was given the name Vito de Luca in Auvelais, Belgium.

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  • Danilo Di Luca
    (cyclist)
  • Giuseppe De Luca
    (famed person)
  • Lorella De Luca
    (actress)
  • Loes Luca
    (actor)
  • Marco De Luca
    (influential human)
  • Roxana Luca
    (famed somebody)
  • Giovanni Battista Luca
    (leading individual)
  • De Luca
    (athlete)
  • Esteban De Luca
    (influential human)

What does the name Luca mean?

Lis for love, your love of life!

Uis for unbreakable, your spirit is strong.

Cis for calm, a pleasant trait.

Ais for appreciative, of all you have

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