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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Lucas, George Lucasnoun

    United States screenwriter and filmmaker (born in 1944)


  1. Lucasnoun

    A male given name from Latin.

  2. Lucasnoun

    A patronymic surname.

  3. Lucasnoun

    Any of several place names.

  4. Etymology: From Latin Lucas, from Ancient Greek Λουκᾶς (Loukâs, " man from Lucania").


  1. lucas

    Laser communication in space is the use of free-space optical communication in outer space. Communication may be fully in space (an inter-satellite laser link) or in a ground-to-satellite or satellite-to-ground application. The main advantage of using laser communications over radio waves is increased bandwidth, enabling the transfer of more data in less time. In outer space, the communication range of free-space optical communication is currently of the order of hundreds of thousands of kilometers,. Laser-based optical communication has been demonstrated between the Earth and Moon and it has the potential to bridge interplanetary distances of millions of kilometers, using optical telescopes as beam expanders.


  1. lucas

    Lucas is a common name of Latin origin, meaning "light-giving" or "illumination". It can refer to either a first name or a surname. In a broader context, it may also refer to the Lucas sequence in mathematics, which is a series of numbers similar to the Fibonacci sequence. Additionally, the name Lucas could also refer to specific places, films, software, or numerous other entities in various contexts.


  1. Lucas

    Lucas is a 1986 American teen tragicomedy film directed by David Seltzer and starring Corey Haim, Kerri Green, Charlie Sheen and Courtney Thorne-Smith. The film is particularly notable for being the screen debut of Winona Ryder.

Editors Contribution

  1. lucasnoun

    A person casting their soul creole symbol in the correct place.

    She was formed, created and groomed to love and marry a faithful Lucas.

    Etymology: The Radiance

    Submitted by Tony_Elyon on September 29, 2023  

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  1. lucas

    Song lyrics by lucas -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by lucas on the Lyrics.com website.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. LUCAS

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Lucas is ranked #286 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Lucas surname appeared 107,690 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 37 would have the surname Lucas.

    69.1% or 74,414 total occurrences were White.
    18.5% or 19,933 total occurrences were Black.
    8% or 8,669 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    2.1% or 2,358 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    1.6% or 1,755 total occurrences were Asian.
    0.5% or 560 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

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  1. cauls

  2. Claus

  3. lusca

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Lucas in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Lucas in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Lucas in a Sentence

  1. Princess Leia Lucas:

    My (Hebrew) name and history are As Real As The Royalty I Come From. I'm full of it, and a true Hamburger as well. My Mixed Mutt DNA includes the names: Stewart, Romanov, Grimaldi, Hassan, Kahn, Khan, Borjigin, Chakri, Nassau... and a few surprises, such as Lucas, Disney, Hyde, Hoover, Turner, Brennan, Colby, Hayden, Schlesinger, Gates, Helms,...Fisher, Ford... LOVE YOU GUYS! - From your very own: Princess, Countess...

  2. Daniel Murphy:

    Once they go up one, with the way he's throwing the ball over there, you like to think you're going to get one, but for Lucas to have that at-bat right there, bang one and get it back real fast for is, it kind of let us (relax) as an offense.

  3. Cristiano Ronaldo:

    I've been here for eight years and people always say 50 players are coming here but in the end no-one comes. In September people think lots of players are going to come but the ones who take us to finals are always the same ones, the best players are already at Madrid. Bale, Benzema, (Lucas) Vazquez, (Marco) Asensio. They are all here.

  4. Ian Katz:

    We're thrilled that one much loved national institution is joining another, actor Matt Lucas has everything it takes to be Bake Off Off presenter : Actor Matt Lucas's warm, hilarious and loves cake.

  5. Jaqueline Jessica Silva de Oliveira:

    I thank God for giving her to me... I would never abandon her, the doctors want to study them so they can see what protected Lucas in case it can help other children.

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