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What does Lugh mean?

Lugh Pronunciation of Lugh [lugh] as a name for boys is of Welsh origin, and Lugh means "shine". Lugh is a version of Lleu (Welsh): derived from an ancient Celtic deity.


1 related form via Lleu: Lugus.

Creative forms:
(male) Laugh, Legh, ..

(female) Ludy, Lune, ..

Middle name pairings:
Lugh Benicio (L.B.), ..

How popular is Lugh?

Lugh is an uncommonly occurring given name for men. Lugh is an uncommon last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Lugh has yet to make it into the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lugh name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Lugh outside U.S.

Similar Names

Lugh is alike in pronunciation to La-, Le, Le-, Lea, Lee, Leigh, Leo, Lew, Loew, Lou, Louie, Lowe and Loy. Other recommended names are Burgh, Hough, Hugh, Lech, Lige, Luc, Luce, Lucho, Luck, Ludo, Luigi, Luis, Luiz, Luke and Lunn. These names tend to be more frequently used than Lugh.

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