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Lucianus

What does Lucianus mean?

Lucianus Pronunciation of Lucianus [lu-cianus] as a name for boys is of Latin origin, and the name Lucianus means "light". Lucianus is a variant form, with the suffix -s, of Lucian (Latin): version of Lucius.

Associated with: light (bright).

Variations

Lucianus has 4 related forms via Lucian: Luciano, Lucien, Lucjan and Lukianos.

Creative forms:
(male) Lacianus, Lucianie, ..

(female) Luciace, Luciala, ..

Middle name pairings:
Lucianus Kendall (L.K.), ..

How popular is Lucianus?

Lucianus is an unusual first name for males. Lucianus is also an unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Below is a charted study of the ranking of Lucianus and associated names. Popular variation forms of Lucianus (outside Top 2000) listed in the Top 2000 are Luciano (#538 from recent data), Lucian (#634) and Lucien (#1157). These forms of Lucianus are at the height of their popularity presently (median #776). Luciano is a perennial favorite, although Lucian seems to be gaining popularity too. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lucian, Luciano, Lucien in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Lucianus and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Ascanius, Cecilius, Dacius, Damianus, Dardanus, Decimus, Emilianus (see Emil), Fabianus, Germanus (see Germain), Gustavus, Icarus, Janus, Julianus, Julius, Junius, Justinus, Laurian, Lauriano, Lavrans, Lazarus, Linos, Linus, Loucan, Loucas, Louccan, Loukanos, Loukianos, Luano, Lucan, Lucas, Lucio, Lucius, Lucretius, Lugus, Luis, Lukacs, Lukan, Lukas, Lukyan, Manus, Marianus, Marinus, Montanus, Octavus, Paulinus, Quintus, Rinus, Romanus, Silvanus, Stefanus, Sylvanus, Tacitus, Urbanus and Ursinus. These names tend to be more commonly used than Lucianus.

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