The name Luz is a girl's name of Spanish origin meaning "light". Luz and is often added to lists like Cool Girl Names From Around the World and discussed in our forums with posts like "Middle name for a First name!".
From the experts:
Pronounced LOOSE, this name that refers to the Virgin Mary—"Our Lady of Light"—is one of the most widely used Spanish name for girls. Its sleekness and stylish final z gives it a modern appeal, like sister name Lux. Nicknames and variations include Chitta, Lucecita, Lucelida, Lucelita, Lucha, Lucida, Lucila, Lusa, and Luzana.