The name Lucifer is a boy's name of Latin origin meaning "light-bearer". Lucifer and is often added to lists like Gothic Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "A brother or sister for little Jack or Olivia".
From the experts:
Lucifer is the name of the archangel cast into hell -- theologians disagree on whether he and Satan are separate beings -- and as such has long been on the forbidden list for religious parents. Still banned in New Zealand, Lucifer is occasionally used in the contemporary U.S.: Six boys were given the name in the most recent year counted.