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Origin and popularity of the name LUKE

Origin

Luke : 1: English: from the Middle English personal name Luke or Luck vernacular forms of Lucas.2: English: from the Middle English personal name Louke a shortened form of Lovecok an English pet form of the Anglo-Norman French personal name Lou Leu Love (see Love).3: English (of Flemish origin): habitational name from Liège in Belgium (Dutch Luik).4: English: shortened form of Levick.5: North German (Lüke): from a short form of the personal name Lüdeke; see Luedecke.6: Chinese: variant Romanization of the surnames 陸 (see Lu 5) and 駱 (see Luo 2).

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Source : DAFN2 : Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, ©2022 by Patrick Hanks and Oxford University Press

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Geographic distribution of the 13,162 individuals with the name LUKE on Geneanet.

 

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    (124 individuals)

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