Spelling variation of Luca
"man from Lucania"

Luka Origin and Meaning

The name Luka is a boy's name .

Luka is one of the coolest names in recent years, following suit of its cousin Luca which is now a Top 50 name. Luka is on its way up the charts and may crack the Top 100 in the very near future. Luka has a lot going for it — it is following the tails of Lucas and Luke which have been enjoying significant popularity for years. It also boasts the very current "-ah" ending sound that feels fresher than ever for boy names, from Noah to Ezra to Judah. The "k" in the middle gives an extra edge as well.

# 95 in the US

Luka Rank in US Top 1000

# 671 on Nameberry

Luka Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Luka Popularity

Famous People Named Luka

  • Luka ModricCroatian footballer
  • Luka MilivojevićSerbian footballer
  • Luka SvetecSlovene politician
  • Luka JonesAmerican actor/comedian
  • Luka SabbatAmerican male model
  • Luka Bloom (born Barry Moore)Irish singer/songwriter
  • Luka Bodhi Colicchioson of TV chef Tom Colicchio
  • Luka Lepkowski (b. 2005)son of actors Gerald Lepkowski and Frances O'Connor
  • Luka (born Luciana Karina Santos de Lima)Brazilian female singer
  • Luka Šulića member of 2Cellos

Luka in Pop Culture

  • "Luka" song by Suzanne Vega about child abuse
  • Dr. Luka Kovaccharacter on TV's ER
  • Luka Mackencharacter in anime "Kuroshitsuji / Black Butler
  • Prince Lukacharacter in the "Dragon Slippers" book series
  • Luka Martincharacter on TV's "The Vampire Diaries"
  • Luka Redgravecharacter in the video game series "Bayonetta"
  • Lukacharacter in manga/anime Uragiri wa Boku no Namae o Shitteiru
  • Luka Megurinefemale vocaloid
  • Luka Novakcharacter in Tosca Lee's "The Progeny" series
  • Luka Couffainecharacter from the French animated series "Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug and Cat Noir"