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Boy Names Starting with Lu-

Lu- baby names and what they mean, with 21 results. Lu- names are used more often as feminine names. Adoption of these boy names was at its apex in the year 2014 (usage of 1.55%) and has remained as conventional to this day (usage 1.53%, down 1%), but with names like Lucius becoming somewhat dated. The trendier baby names in this list are Lucas (#16), Luke (#28), Luciano (#538), Lucian (#634) and Lukas (#253), while Lund (top 1%) and Luo (4%) are popular Lu- last names. Here is the list of Lu- names for girls.

Lu- names

Luano - Luther | Luvern

Luano - Luther

Luano
Male variant of Luana (Hawaiian) "enjoyment". Luan is a moderately popular birth name. See also Lunn.

Lubomir
Origin fr. Polish language. "Great love." Laromir and Liomir are creative forms.

Lucan, var. Lukan
From Latin word. "From Lucania." Rare, but Lucan, Lukan (71%) are similar to popular -an surnames Laman (upper 14%), Lagan (31%).

Lucas and variantsLucas1, var. Lukas1
Transferred surname and variant of Luke .. Popularly used, with usage of 0.72% for Lucas and Lukas as birth names in 2015, though lower than 0.72% in 2014.

Luce
Stems fr. Latin. "Light." Unisex name. Luce is not in the Top 2000.

Louis and variantsLucho, Ludovic1, Ludovicus, Ludvig, Ludwig1, Ludvik, Luigi, Luis1
Var. of Louis. Stems fr. French, Old German elements. "Famous warrior." Adoption of Lucho, Luigi, etc. as birth names in 2015 was down 4% compared to 2014.

Lucian and variantsLucian1, var. Luciano, Lucianus, Lucien1, Lucio1, Lukianos, Lucjan, Lukyan
Derivative of Latin element. "Light." Luciano and Lucian are fashionable forms.

LuckyLucky1
Based on English word. "Fortunate." Lucky is an uncommon masculine name, registering commonly (top 8%) as a last name. See also Lock.

Lucretius
Based on Latin element. Clan name possibly meaning succeed .. Not in Top 2000.

Ludlow, var. Ludlowe
Derived fr. Old English language. "Ruler's hill." Not in popularity charts.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lu- names: Luc, Lucas, Lucian, Luciano, Lucien

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lu- names: Lucio, Lucius, Lucky, Ludwig, Luigi

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lu- names: Luis, Luiz, Lukas, Luke, Luther

Ludoslaw
Derived fr. Polish. "Glorious people." Not in popularity charts.

Aloysius and variantsLudwick, Ludwig2, Lutwick
Var. of Aloysius. Origin fr. Old German language. "Famous warrior." Ludwig is commonly used as a baby name among the versions of Aloysius.

Ludwig3, var. Ludo, Ludovic2, Ludovico
From German word. "Famous fighter." Less common today. Ludwig was the form last recorded (1950-1959) in the Top 2000.

Lugh, Lugus
Var. of Lleu. Based on Welsh element. "Shine." Lugh and Lugus are rare as children's names.

Luis and variantsLuis2, var. Luiz
Based on Spanish, Old German languages. .. See also Lewis. Adoption of Luis and Luiz as baby names in 2015 was down 48.2% compared to the previous decade.

LuisLuis3
Form of Lewis. Derivative of Old German. "Famous warrior." Usage of Luis as a baby name in 2015 was 4% less than 2014. See also Luigi.

Luke and variantsLuke, var. Luc, Lucas2, Lucian2, Lucien2, Lucius, Lucio2, Luck, Lucky2, Lukacs, Lukas2
Root fr. Greek element. "From Lucanus." Adoption of Luke, Lucky, etc. as baby names in 2015 was down 0.8% compared to 2014.

Lundy
Root fr. Scottish, Gaelic elements. "Marsh." Gender-neutral name. Lundy is not a Top 2000 name.

Lunn
Derived fr. Irish, Gaelic. "Strong, warlike." Lunn is not a Top 2000 name. See also Linn.

Luther and variantsLuther, var. Lutero
Derivative of Old German word. "Soldier of the people." Luther is found commonly (upper 2%) as a last name.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Lu- names for boys.

1. Luano - Luther
Luano, Lubomir, Lucan [Lukan], Lucas [Lukas], Luce, Louis [Luis, Lucho, Luigi, Ludvig, Ludvik, Ludwig, Ludovic, Ludovicus], Lucian [Lucio, Lucien, Lukyan, Lucjan, Luciano, Lucianus, Lukianos], Lucky, Lucretius, Ludlow [Ludlowe], Ludoslaw, Aloysius [Ludwig, Ludwick, Lutwick], Ludwig [Ludo, Ludovic, Ludovico], Lleu [Lugh, Lugus], Luis [Luiz], Lewis [Luis], Luke [Luck, Lucio, Lukas, Lucky, Lucian, Lucien, Lucius, Lukacs, ..], Lundy, Lunn, Luther [Lutero]


Laverne [Luvern, Luverne]

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