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noun \ˈlük\

Definition of Luke

  1. 1 :  a Gentile physician and companion of the apostle Paul traditionally identified as the author of the third Gospel in the New Testament and of the book of Acts

  2. 2 :  the third Gospel in the New Testament — see bible table

Origin and Etymology of luke

Latin Lucas, from Greek Loukas

First Known Use: before 12th century

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