Gender: Female Meaning of Luciana: "light" Origin of Luciana: Feminine variation of Lucianus Luciana's Popularity in 2019: #396

Luciana Origin and Meaning

The name Luciana is a girl's name of Spanish, Italian origin meaning "light".

Lushly elaborate name that makes Lucy more grownup and sensual. Carnie Wilson chose it for her daughter. Lucianus is an ancient Roman family name and Lucianus of Samosata was an early satirist. Heard most often in the Italian and Spanish cultures, Luciana is usually pronounced loo-chee-anna.

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Rank in US: #396

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Carolinekalmes Says:


Super ironic. I hate that I have that association with a name that means light.

lu_brasil Says:


so.... ironic

Carolinekalmes Says:


I think it's pretty-- I think the luci beginning in general feels a bit dark to me though because of lucifer/ Lucius Malfoy (harry potter)

paulapuddephatt Says:


Stunning, love it so much 💖

Michaela Says:


I love Lucienne much more.

Luísa Says:


Lou-SEE-uh-nah in Portuguese.

Jessica Says:


I love Luciana! It meets the princess-y feel with tons of nickname options. It's usually pronounce Lou-SEE-ah-na in Spanish. It's also the name of a caring princess in Barbie's Island Princess film.

ThistleThorn Says:


This is a little too flowy for me. I don't really care for the whole -ana trend

rq79 Says:


I love the classic but romantic feel to this!

Alicia1 Says:


This name is nice, I do prefer Lucia though. If someone wanted a longer form this is a nic alternative to Lucille.

Poppy Says:


I don't care much for the name, though it is beautiful. I prefer Lucia, since it is very similar but simpler. I do love the nicknames Lucy and Anna, and even Cece.