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Lucan

adjective Lu·can \ˈlü-kən\

Definition of LUCAN

:  of or relating to Luke or the Gospel ascribed to him

Variants of LUCAN

Lu·can or Luk·an

Origin of LUCAN

Late Latin lucanus, from Lucas Luke, from Greek Loukas
First Known Use: 1890

Lucan

biographical name Luc·an \ˈlü-kən\

Definition of LUCAN

a.d. 39–65 Marcus Annaeus Lucanus Rom. poet

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