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Fun Facts about the name Lucifer

  • How many people with the first name Lucifer have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 78 babies born with the first name Lucifer in the United States. That's more than enough people named Lucifer to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Lucifer? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2002 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Lucifer first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Lucifer is Thursday, February 12th, 1891.
  • What year had the most people named Lucifer born? The highest recorded use of the first name Lucifer was in 2014 with a total of 11 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Lucifer: Your name in reverse order is Reficul. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Uefcril. How do you pronounce that?
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Origin and Meaning of Lucifer

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

Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Lu"ci*fer
  1. The planet Venus, when appearing as the morning star; -- applied in Isaiah by a metaphor to a king of Babylon."How art thou fallen from heaven, O Lucifer, son of the morning! how art thou cut down to the ground which didst weaken the nations!" [Is. xiv. 12.]"Tertullian and Gregory the Great understood this passage of Isaiah in reference to the fall of Satan; in consequence of which the name Lucifer has since been applied to Satan." [Kitto.]
  2. Hence, Satan."How wretched Is that poor man that hangs on princes' favors! . . . When he falls, he falls like Lucifer, Never to hope again." [Shak.]
  3. A match{1} made of a sliver of wood tipped with a combustible substance, and ignited by friction; -- called also lucifer match, and locofoco, now most commonly referred to as a friction match. See Locofoco.
  4. [Zoöl] A genus of free-swimming macruran Crustacea, having a slender body and long appendages.

Etymology: L., bringing light, (n.), the morning star, fr. lux lucis, light + ferre to bring

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. Lighter consisting of a thin piece of wood or cardboard tipped with combustible chemical; ignites with friction ("as long you've a lucifer to light your fag")
  2. A planet (usually Venus) seen just before sunrise in the eastern sky
  3. (Judeo-Christian and Islamic religions) chief spirit of evil and adversary of God; tempter of mankind; master of Hell

From Latin Lūcifer, from lūx (“light”) + ferō (“bear, carry”). Attested in Old English.

  1. A figure mentioned in the King James Version of Isaiah 14:12.
    1. The king of Babylon in Isaiah 14:4.
    2. Commonly interpreted as Satan.
  2. The planet Venus as the daystar.

Lucifer was also found in the following language(s): French, Romanian, Serbo-Croatian, and Spanish

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What does the name Lucifer mean?

Lis for luxury, the luxury of your smile.

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

Cis for cuddle, those intimate moments you cherish.

Iis for innovator, always improving

Fis for future, always looking ahead.

Eis for enchant, for enchant you will.

Ris for resourceful, in any challenge that comes your way

Past life for Lucifer born Jul 17, 1944

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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 1600. Your profession was jeweler and watch-maker.

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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