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Suits star Gabriel Macht and his wife, actress Jacinda Barrett, welcomed a son. Luca joins big sister Satine Anais Geraldine, 6 ½.

WHAT IT MEANS: From Lucania

WHERE IT ORIGINATED: The Italian and Romanian form of Luke which is the English cognate of the Greek Loukas, Luca has been in use since the 12th century.

POTENTIAL NICKNAMES: It can be shortened to Luc.

KNOW THIS: Luca had one of the highest debuts in U.S. Top 1000 Names List history. It first appeared in 2000 as the 626th most popular name for boys. It currently sits at the 223rd spot.

POP CULTURE CONNECTION: Hilary Duff, Colin Firth and Vincent d’Onofrio all have sons named Luca.

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