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Gender: Male Meaning of Lukas: "man from Lucanus" Origin of Lukas: German variation of Lucas Lukas's Popularity in 2017: #220

The name Lukas is a boy's name of German, Greek, Swedish origin meaning "man from Lucanus". Lukas is ranked #220 on our popularity charts and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".

From the experts:

Highly popular name in Norway and in Germany in a spelling that translates well.

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Famous People Named Lukas

Lukas Daniel Haas, American actor
Lukas Forchhammer, Danish lead singer of band Lukas Graham
Lukas Rossi, Canadian singer of band Rock Star Supernova
Lukas Josef Podolski, German footballer
Lukas Isaac Paul Jutkiewicz, English footballer
Lukas Hradecky, Slovak-Finnish footballer
Lukas Spalvis, Lithuanian footballer
Lukas David "Luke" Cutforth, British vlogger
Lukas Autry Nelson, American singer-songwriter; son of singer Willie Nelson
Lukas Loggins, son of singer Kenny Loggins
Lukas Jann (b. 2001), son of actors Michael Patrick Jann and Lisa LoCicero

Pop Culture References for the name Lukas

Lukas, little boy in HerInteractive's "The Captive Curse"
Lukas, character in the game "Minecraft Story Mode"
Lukas Bondevik, character representing Norway in the anime "Hetalia: Axis Powers"


SarahHD Says:


I really, really like this name "Lukas" because it makes me think of a Minecraft Story Mode character (who is one of my favorite characters by the way)!