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Gender: Female Meaning of Luciana: "light" Origin of Luciana: Feminine variation of Lucianus Luciana's Popularity in 2017: #398

The name Luciana is a girl's name of Spanish, Italian origin meaning "light". Luciana is ranked #398 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Cool Girl Names From Around the World and discussed in our forums with posts like "Drop you least favourite (girls with middles)".

From the experts:

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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Famous People Named Luciana

Luciana Clare Berger, English MP
Luciana Caporaso, English actress and singer
Luciana Paluzzi, Italian-American actress
Luciana Pedraza, Argentine actress; wife of actor Robert Duvall
Luciana Abreu, Portuguese pop singer
Luciana Souza, Brazilian jazz singer
Luciana Damon, wife of actor Matt Damon
Luciana Curtis, Brazilian model
Luciana Salazar, Argentine singer
Luciana Littizzetto, Italian actress and comedienne
Luciana Serra, Italian operatic soprano
Luciana Gimenez, Brazilian model; former partner of singer Mick Jagger
Luciana Maria Dionizio, Brazilian football player
Luciana Bella "Luci" Bonfiglio (b. 2009), daughter of American singer Carnie Wilson

Pop Culture References for the name Luciana

Luciana Mazzei, character from the anime/manga Strike Witches
Luciana, character in Joseph Heller's Catch-22
Princess Luciana, character in animated movie Barbie in the Island Princess