French form of Lucian

Lucien Origin and Meaning

The name Lucien is boy's name of French origin meaning "light".
Sophisticated Gallic version of Lucian, Lucien may appeal to parents attracted to this meaning over that of Lucas and Luke, which have a different root, and also looking for a more unusual choice.

Lucien Popularity

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Famous People Named Lucien

  • Lucien BouchardCanadian politician; 27th Premier of Quebec
  • Lucien FavreSwiss footballer and manager
  • (Marcel) Lucien BarouxFrench actor
  • Lucien Alphonse Paul GaudinFrench fencer
  • Lucien WolfBritish journalist and historian
  • Lucien LaurinAmerican racehorse trainer of Secretariat
  • Lucien BonapartePrince of Canino and Musignano; brother of Napoleon I of France
  • Lucien CarrAmerican member of the Beat Generation
  • Lucien Greavessocial activist

Lucien in Pop Culture

  • Lucien Blakecharacter on Australian TV series The Doctor Blake Mysteries
  • Lucien Dubenkocharacter on TV's ER
  • Lucien aka Dittocharacter in 'The Supernaturalists' by Eoin Colfer
  • Lucien Wilbankscharacter in A Time to Kill
  • Lucien Lachancecharacter in The Elder Scrolls video games
  • Lucien Castlecharacter on TV's "The Originals"
  • Lucien Vanserra character in Sarah J. Maas's A Court of Thorns and Roses book series.
  • Lucien Boswellcharacter in 1970s British television comedy 'The Liver Birds'
  • Lucien Marlowegenderqueer character in the webcomic "Riverside Extras" by Miri Chamberlain