from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See Table at Bible.
  • Luke, Saint First century A.D. Companion of Saint Paul and author of the third Gospel of the New Testament. He is considered the patron saint of painters and physicians.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. A male given name.
  • proper n. Luke the Evangelist, an early Christian credited with the authorship of the Gospel of Luke and the Acts of the Apostles.
  • proper n. The Gospel of St. Luke, a book of the New Testament of the Bible. Traditionally the third of the four gospels.
  • proper n. A patronymic surname.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Moderately warm; not hot; tepid; lukewarm.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Slightly warm; lukewarm; tepid.
  • A Middle English or dialectal form of look.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. (New Testament) the Apostle closely associated with St. Paul and traditionally assumed to be the author of the third Gospel
  • n. one of the four Gospels in the New Testament; contains details of Jesus's birth and early life


English form of Latin Lucas, from Ancient Greek Λουκᾶς (Loukas, "man from Lucania"). (Wiktionary)



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