Name: Lucian

Origin and Meaning of the Name Lucian

  • Meaning:
    Light
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (LOO shan)
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Miscellaneous Info for Lucian

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Famous bearers include Lucian of Samosata -an Assyrian satirist, St Lucian of Antioch and British painter Lucian Freud.

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