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First name origins & meanings:

  1. Latin: Light
  2. Latin: Light
  3. Latin: Light

First name variations: Lucinah, Lucyna, Lucina, Lucie, Lucia, Lou, Lu, Luza, Luz, Luciana, Lucianna, Lucianne, Lucienne, Lucida, Lucile, Lucille, Lucy, Lucca, Luka, Lukas, Luke, Lukes, Lukus, Lucas, Luca, Lucan, Lucca, Lucian, Luciano, Lucien, Lucio, Lucias, Lucius

Last name origins & meanings:

  1. English (Gloucestershire and South Wales): most probably from the Norman personal name Luce (a vernacular form of Latin Lucia or Lucius). This is generally a female name, although male bearers are found in France. It was borne by a young Sicilian maiden and an aged Roman widow, both of whom were martyred under Diocletian and are venerated as saints.
  2. English (Gloucestershire and South Wales): Alternatively, the surname may be a variant of Lewis.
  3. English (Gloucestershire and South Wales): American bearers of this surname are descended from Henry Luce (1640–c.1688), who came to Scituate, MA, from south Wales in or before 1666, and moved to Martha’s Vineyard, MA, in about 1670. He had many prominent descendants.
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August 29, 2014



Eating a colorful diet or fruits and veggies helps ensure your child is getting the nutrients he needs to keep his brain sharp while at school. Aim to pack three or more different colored foods in his lunch (or for snack) every day.


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