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Lucien

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 19 0 19
1881 11 0 11
1882 15 0 15
1883 11 0 11
1884 11 0 11
1885 14 0 14
1886 8 0 8
1887 11 0 11
1888 16 0 16
1889 12 0 12
1890 10 0 10
1891 12 0 12
1892 10 0 10
1893 13 0 13
1894 12 0 12
1895 13 0 13
1896 14 0 14
1897 13 0 13
1898 9 0 9
1899 14 0 14
1900 13 0 13
1901 8 0 8
1902 19 0 19
1903 16 0 16
1904 10 0 10
1905 18 0 18
1906 13 0 13
1907 14 0 14
1908 14 0 14
1909 30 0 30
1910 22 0 22
1911 36 0 36
1912 48 0 48
1913 78 0 78
1914 89 0 89
1915 125 0 125
1916 147 0 147
1917 119 0 119
1918 118 0 118
1919 129 0 129
1920 122 0 122
1921 141 0 141
1922 137 0 137
1923 158 0 158
1924 129 0 129
1925 132 0 132
1926 142 0 142
1927 145 0 145
1928 97 0 97
1929 82 0 82
1930 106 0 106
1931 98 0 98
1932 73 0 73
1933 76 0 76
1934 98 0 98
1935 54 0 54
1936 62 0 62
1937 48 0 48
1938 60 0 60
1939 63 0 63
1940 67 0 67
1941 73 0 73
1942 77 0 77
1943 75 0 75
1944 76 0 76
1945 57 0 57
1946 84 0 84
1947 85 0 85
1948 78 0 78
1949 73 0 73
1950 65 0 65
1951 47 0 47
1952 53 0 53
1953 54 0 54
1954 57 0 57
1955 53 0 53
1956 47 0 47
1957 53 0 53
1958 48 0 48
1959 41 0 41
1960 37 0 37
1961 45 0 45
1962 23 0 23
1963 33 0 33
1964 38 0 38
1965 29 0 29
1966 28 0 28
1967 41 0 41
1968 39 0 39
1969 32 0 32
1970 33 0 33
1971 35 0 35
1972 33 0 33
1973 28 0 28
1974 35 0 35
1975 30 0 30
1976 25 0 25
1977 33 0 33
1978 34 0 34
1979 35 0 35
1980 42 0 42
1981 33 0 33
1982 42 0 42
1983 29 0 29
1984 34 0 34
1985 42 0 42
1986 25 0 25
1987 27 0 27
1988 34 0 34
1989 36 0 36
1990 34 0 34
1991 35 0 35
1992 32 0 32
1993 31 0 31
1994 40 0 40
1995 20 0 20
1996 30 0 30
1997 38 0 38
1998 43 0 43
1999 34 0 34
2000 52 0 52
2001 81 0 81
2002 69 0 69
2003 69 0 69
2004 87 0 87
2005 113 0 113
2006 155 5 150
2007 141 0 141
2008 145 0 145
2009 152 0 152
2010 169 0 169
2011 164 0 164
2012 161 0 161
2013 173 0 173
2014 150 0 150
2015 161 0 161

Fun Facts about the name Lucien

  • How many people with the first name Lucien have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 7,989 babies born with the first name Lucien in the United States. That's more than enough people named Lucien to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Lucien? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 19 new born babies.
  • When was Lucien first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Lucien is Thursday, February 2nd, 1871.
  • What year had the most people named Lucien born? The highest recorded use of the first name Lucien was in 2013 with a total of 173 babies.
  • Random Lucien Factoid: According to the 1928 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Lucien ranks 98th in popularity as a baby boy's name in Rhode Island. Imagine that, 8 babies in Rhode Island have the same name as you in 1928.
  • Weird things about the name Lucien: Your name in reverse order is Neicul. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Enlcui. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Lucien? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,563 people with the last name Lucien.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Lucien? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Lucien as their last name since less than 1 person in 189k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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Popularity of Lucien as a first name

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Popularity of Lucien as a last name

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Common last names for Lucien

  • Pelletier
  • Roy
  • Morin
  • Martin
  • Bergeron
  • Michaud
  • Landry
  • Gagne
  • Ouellette
  • Brown
  • Richard

Common first names for Lucien

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Lucien U.S.
  White 18.36% 64.26%
  African American 73.90% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.26% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.94% 16.26%

Of Last Name Lucien

People with the last name Lucien are most frequently White or African American

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

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Origin and Meaning of Lucien

The name "Lucien" is of French origin, and it means "Light". It's a name commonly given to boys.

  1. A male given name, an equivalent of English Lucian.

Notable Persons With the Name Lucien

Serge Gainsbourg

Serge Gainsbourg was a singer, songwriter, pianist, poet, painter, screenwriter, writer, actor, and director. He was most prominent from 1957 to 1991. Serge was given the name Lucien Ginsburg on April 2nd, 1928 in Paris, France. He passed away on March 2nd, 1991.

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Lucien Carr

Lucien Carr was an important individual. Lucien was born on March 1st, 1925 in New York City. He died on January 28th, 2005.

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Lucien Favre

Lucien Favre is a soccer player for the FC Lausanne-Sport, Neuchâtel Xamax, Servette FC, Toulouse FC, and Switzerland national football team. Lucien was born on November 2nd, 1957 in Saint-Barthélemy, Switzerland.

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Lucien Laviscount

Lucien Laviscount is an actor. Lucien was given the name Lucien Leon Laviscount on June 9th, 1992 in Burnley.

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Lucien Greaves

Lucien Greaves is a notable individual.

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Lucien Bonaparte

Lucien Bonaparte was royalty. He holds the title 1, 1stPrince of Canino, and Musignano. He was most prominent from 1814 to 1840. Lucien was born as the child of Carlo Buonaparte and Letizia Ramolino on May 21st, 1775 in Ajaccio. He breathed his last breath on June 29th, 1840.

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  • Lucien Bouchard
    (Leader of the Parti Québécois)
  • Lucien Febvre
    (historian)
  • Lucien Emile Conein
    (leading human)
  • Luc Ferrari
    (musician)
  • Laurent Voulzy
    (musician)
  • Lucien Daudet
    (important human)
  • Lucien Pissarro
    (notable somebody)
  • Lucien Rebatet
    (journalist)
  • Lucien Murat
    (influential somebody)
  • Lucien Tesnière
    (philosopher)
  • Lucien Laurent
    (soccer player)
  • Lucien Olivier
    (notable person)
  • Lucien Clergue
    (photographer)
  • Lucien van Impe
    (cyclist)

Notable Persons With the Last Name Lucien

Jon Lucien

Jon Lucien was a singing and musician. His most notable accomplishments were from 1970 to 2007. Jon was given the name Lucien Harrigan on January 8th, 1942 in Tortola. He passed away on August 14th, 2007.

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Lucien

Lucien was a noteworthy somebody. He holds the title Lord of Monaco. His career lasted from 1505 to 1523. Lucien was born as the child of Lamberto, Lord of Monaco, Claudine, and Lady of Monaco in 1487 in Monaco. He passed away on August 22nd, 1523.

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Jack Lucien

Jack Lucien is a dance music, pop music, europop, and rock music singing, songwriter, record producer, television presenter, and actor. He was most prominent from 2004 to present. Jack was born on July 19th, 1988.

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Shaun Lucien

Shaun Lucien is a sports team member for the Wealdstone F.C.

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Nicolas Lucien

Nicolas Lucien is an athlete for the FC Green Boys 77 Harlange-Tarchamps.

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Johan Lucien

Johan Lucien is an athlete for the AC Vert-Pré.

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What does the name Lucien mean?

Lis for laughter, you spread wherever you go.

Uis for uncanny, the way you know what to do.

Cis for creative, ideas aplenty

Iis for ideals, no higher!

Eis for enthusiasm, in even the most dire circumstances

Nis for nurturing, the care you provide to all

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