Name
LUA

Name LUA

Between 1880 and 2019 there were 3,318 births of Lua in the countries below, which represents an average of 24 births of children bearing the first name Lua per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 225 births.
Version Française disponible ici En Français Prénom Lua Available variant : Lúa

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Information about the first name Lua

We celebrate Lua on October 25th
The first name Lua is listed in our categories :The first name Lua has been assigned to:
51.18% to boys
48.82% to girls
The country where the first name Lua is the most common is:
BR Brazil
This first name is on trend: Both (Unisex)
This first name has 3 letters including 2 vowels and 1 consonant

Anagrams of the first name Lua

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Lua : Alu, Lau, Ual, Ula

Lua in Japanese *

Romajirua
Katakanaルア
Hiraganaるあ
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Lua en Japonais
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Lua in sign language

Lua in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Lua

General
Verb src :
  • a lua (third-person singular present ia, past participle luat) 1st conj.
  • to take
PT Portuguese
Etymology src :
  • From Old Portuguese lũa, from Latin lūna (“moon”), from Old Latin losna, from Proto-Italic *louksnā, from Proto-Indo-European *lowksneh₂, which is derived from Proto-Indo-European *lewk-.
  • Cognate with Galician lúa, Catalan lluna, French lune, Italian luna, Occitan luna, Romanian lună and Spanish luna.
Noun src :
  • lua f (plural luas)
  • moon (largest natural satellite of planet Earth)
  • (astronomy) moon (any substantially sized natural satellite of a planet)
Pronunciation src :
  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /ˈlu.ɐ/, [ˈl̪u.ə̤]
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈlu.a/, [ˈl̪u.a̤], /ˈlu.ɐ/, [ˈl̪u.ɐ̤]
  • Rhymes: -uɐ
Noun (Derived terms) src :
  • lua de mel
Noun (Descendants) src :
  • English: Lua
Noun (See also) src :
  • Lua f
  • luar m
  • luarento m
RO Romanian
Etymology src :
  • From older luva, from Latin levāre (“to lift”), present active infinitive of levō. Compare Aromanian ljeau, loari, Dalmatian levur, Neapolitan luvà. The loss of the initial -l- in some forms of the verb also occurs in such words as ierta, iepure, etc. Compare also Vulgar Latin *ablevāre, whence possibly Friulian jevâ, Albanian blej.
Alternative forms src :
  • luva (regional, Banat)
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): [luˈa]
  • Rhymes: -a
Irish
Noun src :
  • lua m (genitive singular as substantive lua, genitive as verbal noun luaite)
  • verbal noun of luaigh
  • mention; citation, reference
Noun (Declension) src :
  • As verbal noun
Noun (Derived terms) src :
  • ardlua (“citation”)
Kabuverdianu
Etymology src :
  • From Portuguese lua.
Noun src :
  • lua
  • moon
Occitan
Etymology src :
  • From Old Occitan, from Latin lūna.
Alternative forms src :
Noun src :
  • lua f (plural luas)
  • (Gascony) moon
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): [ˈlua]
 

Popularity of the name Lua

Number of LUA births per year

Total births of Lua by country

Births with the first name Lua
Country
Boys
Girls
BRBrazil
1930 - 2010
1,690
800
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
0
314
FRFrance
1900 - 2018
0
148
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2018
0
95
DKDenmark
1985 - 2018
0
77
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2018
0
60
PTPortugal
2014 - 2019
0
31
DEGermany
2000 - 2018
0
29
ITItaly
1999 - 2018
8
21
QCQuebec
1980 - 2018
0
13
ABAlberta
1990 - 2018
0
11
IEIreland
1964 - 2019
0
8
ATAustria
1984 - 2018
0
6
AUAustralia
1944 - 2019
0
5
SESweden
1998 - 2019
0
2

Total births of Lua by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Lua
Country
Boys
Girls
BRBrazil
2010
68
47
USUnited State of America
2018
0
42
ARArgentina
2015
0
35
GBUnited Kingdom
2018
0
14
FRFrance
2018
0
8
DEGermany
2018
0
6
ITItaly
2018
0
3
ABAlberta
2018
0
2

Comments on the name Lua

Personalities with the first name Lua

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Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Lua

There are 14 actors and actresses with the first name Lua
Lua Hadar
Lua Salido
Lua Amat
Lua Blanco
Lua Pastor
Lua Arcos
Lua Beaulieu
Lua Dragna
Lua Onyka Rodríguez
Lua Corha
Lua Stardust
Lua Progano
Lua Demeny
Lua Manoa

Rankings of first name LUA by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#1170BR Brazil2010
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#292AR Argentina2015
#937DE Germany2018
#1859BR Brazil2010
#1968AB Alberta2018
#2061GB United Kingdom2018
#2162US United State of America2018
#2981IT Italy2018
#3393FR France2018