Luka Name Meaning

Dutch: from a vernacular form of the personal name Lucas. Czech, Polish (Luka), and Hungarian: from a short form of Czech Lukáš, Polish Lukasz, Hungarian Lukács, vernacular forms of Lucas.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Luca, Luks, Lukac, Luke, Lukas, Luk, Kula, Luba, Lucas, Lukacs

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Luka Family Origin

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Luka Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • K.Grocer

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Tailor

    17%

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In 1880, farmer, K.Grocer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Luka. A less common occupation for the Luka family was Tailor. The most common Luka occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Luka's were Farmers.

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Luka Historical Records

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Luka Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Luka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Luka in 1963 was 72, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Luka

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