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Lukas

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30k
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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Lukas

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

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From Latin Lucas (“a man from Lucania”).

  1. A male given name, a rare spelling variant of Lucas.
  2. A rare surname, also spelled Lucas.

Lukas was also found in the following language(s): Danish, Faroese, German, Norwegian, and Swedish

Notable Persons Named Lukas

Lukas Podolski is a soccer player for the Galatasaray S.K. (football), FC Köln, FC Bayern Munich, FC Bayern Munich II, Arsenal F.C., Inter Milan, and Germany national youth football team. Lukas was born on June 4th, 1985 in Gliwice, Poland.

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Lukas Haas is an actor and musician. He was most prominent from 1983 to present. Lukas was given the name Lukas Daniel Haas on April 16th, 1976 in West Hollywood, California, U.S.

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Lukas Graham is a rhythm and blues singer, songwriter, actor, and singing. Their most notable accomplishments were from 1991 to present. Lukas was given the name Lukas Graham Forchhammer on September 23rd, 1988.

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Lukas was born as the child of John T. Walton and Christy Walton in 1985.

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Lukas Spalvis is a soccer player for the AaB Fodbold, SC Freiburg, Lithuania national under-19 football team, Lithuania national under-21 football team, and Lithuania national football team. Lukas was born on July 27th, 1994 in Vilnius, Lithuania.

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Lukas Jutkiewicz is a soccer player for the Burnley F.C., Southampton F.C., Swindon Town F.C., Everton F.C., Plymouth Argyle F.C., Huddersfield Town A.F.C., Motherwell F.C., Coventry City F.C., Middlesbrough F.C., and Bolton Wanderers F.C. Lukas was born on March 28th, 1989 in Southampton, England.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Lukas

Paul Lukas was an actor. He was most prominent from 1916 to present. Paul was given the name Pál Lukács on May 26th, 1891 in Budapest. He breathed his last breath on August 15th, 1971.

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Florian Lukas is an actor. He was most prominent from 1990 to present. Florian was born on March 16th, 1973 in Berlin.

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D. Wayne Lukas is a horse trainer. D. was born on September 2nd, 1935 in Antigo, Wisconsin.

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Carrie L. Lukas is a managing director, director of policy for the independent women's forum, independent women's forum, and director of policy for theindependent women's forum(iwf). Carrie was born in 1973.

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Tena was born on May 10th, 1995.

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Gregori Lukas is a musician. He plays Vocals. He was most prominent from 1999 to present. Gregori was given the name Gregory Lucas Malek-Jones on May 12th, 1990 in San Antonio. Gregori is also known as Gregori Lukas and Gregory Malek-Jones.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1963 6 0 6
1964 5 0 5
1966 9 0 9
1967 8 0 8
1968 7 0 7
1969 10 0 10
1970 8 0 8
1971 8 0 8
1972 18 0 18
1973 19 0 19
1974 28 0 28
1975 50 0 50
1976 51 0 51
1977 58 0 58
1978 87 0 87
1979 119 0 119
1980 147 0 147
1981 162 0 162
1982 147 0 147
1983 147 0 147
1984 126 0 126
1985 196 0 196
1986 153 0 153
1987 190 0 190
1988 261 0 261
1989 373 0 373
1990 349 0 349
1991 376 0 376
1992 478 0 478
1993 469 0 469
1994 526 0 526
1995 534 0 534
1996 611 0 611
1997 606 0 606
1998 630 0 630
1999 721 0 721
2000 723 0 723
2001 817 0 817
2002 889 0 889
2003 961 0 961
2004 1,089 9 1,080
2005 1,257 0 1,257
2006 1,406 0 1,406
2007 1,552 5 1,547
2008 1,477 0 1,477
2009 1,453 5 1,448
2010 1,526 0 1,526
2011 1,385 0 1,385
2012 1,540 0 1,540
2013 1,489 0 1,489
2014 1,629 0 1,629
2015 1,427 0 1,427
2016 1,744 0 1,744

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Popularity of Lukas as a first name

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Popularity of Lukas as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Lukas U.S.
  White 92.52% 64.26%
  African American 1.02% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 2.32% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.23% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.07% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.85% 16.26%

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People with the last name Lukas are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Lukas

  • How Popular is the name Lukas? Lukas is the 1,351st most popular name of all time. As a last name Lukas was the 8,408th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Lukas have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 30,057 babies born with the first name Lukas in the United States. That's more than enough people named Lukas to occupy the territory of Gibraltar (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 29,441 (as of July 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Lukas? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1963 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Lukas first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Lukas is Wednesday, February 16th, 1876.
  • What year had the most people named Lukas born? The highest recorded use of the first name Lukas was in 2016 with a total of 1,744 babies. That's a lot of babies named Lukas!
  • Random Lukas Factoid: According to the 2016 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Lukas ranks 104th in popularity as a baby boy's name in Vermont. Imagine that, 7 babies in Vermont have the same name as you in 2016.
  • Weird things about the name Lukas: Your name in reverse order is Sakul. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Lksau. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Lukas? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,930 people with the last name Lukas.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Lukas? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Lukas as their last name.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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