Lucien: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Lucien

The French form of Lucian, a Latin name meaning "light." Perfect, because we all know your boy is going to be dazzlingly bright.

Nicknames:

Lu, Luce.

Famous people named Lucien:

Social activist Lucien Greaves; racehorse trainer of Secretariat, Lucien Laurin; journalist Lucien Wolf.

Fun fact:

Napoleon Bonaparte had a lesser-known brother named Lucien.

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Lively L Names For Baby Boys, Terrific Two-Syllable Boy Names, Très Beau! French Names For Baby Boys,