Associations to the word «Luke»


LUKE, proper noun. A male given name.
LUKE, proper noun. Luke the Evangelist, an early Christian credited with the authorship of the Gospel of Luke and the Acts of the Apostles.
LUKE, proper noun. (biblical) The Gospel of St. Luke, a book of the New Testament of the Bible. Traditionally the third of the four gospels.
LUKE, proper noun. A patronymic surname​.
LUKE, adjective. (British) lukewarm

Dictionary definition

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

Wise words

A word is not a crystal, transparent and unchanged; it is the skin of a living thought and may vary greatly in color and content according to the circumstances and time in which it is used.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.