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Gender: F Pronunciation: LOOSE Meaning of Luz: "light" Origin of Luz: Spanish Luz's Popularity in 2015: #959

Pronounced LOOSE, this name that refers to the Virgin Mary—"Our Lady of Light"—is well used in the Hispanic community. Nicknames and variations include Chitta, Lucecita, Lucelida, Lucelita, Lucha, Lucida, Lucila, Lusa, and Luzana.

Famous People Named Luz

(María) Luz Casal (Paz), Spanish pop singer
Luz Dary Castro (Lemos), Colombian shot putter

Pop Culture References for the name Luz

Luz, place in the lot of Joseph (Joshua 16:2)
Luz, a city in the land of the Hittites (Judges 1:26)