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luke Explained

luke at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

[lu:k]

luke at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

obsolete except in lukewarm (1398), from M.E. leuk "tepid" (c.1205), perhaps from M.Du. or O.Fris. leuk, or from O.E. hleowe (adv.) "warm." First record of lukewarm in the fig. sense of "lacking in zeal" (of persons or their actions) is from c.1522. /// Luke /// masc. proper name, from L. Lucas (Gk. Loukas), contraction of Lucanus lit. "of Lucania," district in Lower Italy, home of the Lucani, a branch of the Sabelline race. ///

Luke at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

Saint one of Jesus Christ's disciples (=his close friends and followers) . According to Bible stories, he was a doctor who wrote The Gospel according to St Luke, which describes the life and teaching of Jesus.//

luke at German => English Of Explained:

porthole

luke at German => English Of Explained:

porthole

lüke at Hungarian => English Of Explained:

dumbo, fumbler, nut, nutter, sappy

luke at Norwegian => English Of Explained:

om within, out ofequal/ make

Luke at English => English (hitchcock) Of Explained:

Luke, luminous; white

luke at Croatian => English Of Explained:


harbour, port, ports

Luke at German => English Of Explained:

Luke [luːkə]nsf
porthole

Luke at English => English (Eastons 1897 Bible) Of Explained:

morsel, crumb, seed, snip, snippet, snack, slip, chip, clipping, sliver, paring, shaving, hair, nutshell.[V] (Decrease): decrease, diminish, lessen, abridge, shorten, shrink, contract, drop off, fall off, tail off, fall away, waste, wear, wane, ebb, decline, descend, subside, melt away, die away, retreat, run low, languish, decay, crumble, abate, discount, depreciate, extenuate, lower, weaken, attenuate, fritter away, mitigate, moderate, dwarf, throw into the shade, reduce, shorten, subtract.

[V] (Weakness): be weak, drop, crumble, give way, totter, tremble, shake, halt, limp, fade, languish, decline, flag, fail, have one leg in the grave, render weak, weaken, enfeeble, debilitate, shake, deprive of strength, relax, enervate, eviscerate, unnerve, cripple, unman, render powerless, cramp, reduce.

[V] (Destruction): be destroyed, perish, fall to the ground, tumble, topple, go to pieces, fall to pieces, break up, crumble, go to the dogs, deteriorate, destroy, do away with, make away with, nullify, annul, sacrifice, demolish, tear up, overturn.

[V] (Brittleness): be brittle, break, crack, snap, split, shiver, splinter, crumble, fall to pieces, crumble.

[V] (Brittleness): be brittle, break, crack, snap, split, shiver, splinter, crumble, fall to pieces, crumble.

[V] (Powder): file

Luke at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Luke \Luke\, a. [Prob. fr. lew, perh. influenced by AS. wl[ae]c
warm, lukewarm, remiss. Cf. Lew.]
Moderately warm; not hot; tepid. -- {Luke"ness}, n. [Obs.]

Luke at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

Luke
n 1: (New Testament) the Apostle closely associated with St Paul
and traditionally assumed to be the author of the third
Gospel [syn: {Saint Luke}, {St. Luke}]
2: one of the four Gospels in the New Testament; contains
details of Jesus's birth and early life [syn: {Gospel of
Luke}, {Gospel According to Luke}]

Luke at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » luke

English

Inter: wikipedi » a

Etymology

English form of Inter: etyl » la Inter: term » Lucas|lang=la, from Inter: etyl » grc Inter: term » Λουκᾶς||man from Lucania|sc=polytonic|tr=Loukas|lang=grc.

Pronunciation

* Inter: IPA » /luk/, Inter: X-SAMPA » /luk/
  • Inter: rhymes » uːk

    Proper noun

    Inter: en-proper nou » n

  • Inter: given name » male|from=Latin.
    1. 2005 Dallas Hudgens, Drive Like Hell, Simon and Schuster, ISBN 0743251636, page 94:
    2. : "Your parents like Cool Hand Luke, yes?" "I don't really know. Why?" "Why? Because they name you Luke." I was worried I might have to explain that my name wasn't all that uncommon, and, anyway, Claudia had named me after the alter ego of Hank Williams, Luke the Drifter.
    3. Inter: w » Luke the Evangelist, an early Christian credited with the authorship of the Gospel of Luke and the Acts of the Apostles.
    4. Inter: RQ:Authorized Version » Colossians|4|14:
    5. : Luke, the beloved physician, and Demas, greet you.
    6. Inter: biblica » l The Gospel of St. Luke, a book of the New Testament of the Bible. Traditionally the third of the four gospels.
    7. Inter: surname » patronymic|from=given names

      Related terms

      * Inter: qualifier » given names Inter: l » en|Luca, Inter: l » en|Lucas, Inter: l » en|Luka


    Inter: rel-top » surnames
    • Inter: l » en|Lock
    • Inter: l » en|Locke
    • Inter: l » en|Locket
    • Inter: l » en|Lockett
    • Inter: l » en|Lockey
    • Inter: l » en|Lockie
    • Inter: l » en|Lockitt
    • Inter: l » en|Look
    • Inter: l » en|Loukes
    • Inter: l » en|Lucas
    • Inter: l » en|Luck


    Inter: rel-mi » d
  • Inter: l » en|Luckes
  • Inter: l » en|Luckett
  • Inter: l » en|Luckman
  • Inter: l » en|Lucks
  • Inter: l » en|Lugg
  • Inter: l » en|Lukeman
  • Inter: l » en|Lukes
  • Inter: l » en|McLucas
  • Inter: l » en|McLuckie
  • Inter: l » en|McLugash

  • Inter: rel-botto » m

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » given name
    • Aramaic:
    • : Syriac: ܟܪܘܙܘܬܐ ܕܠܘܩܐ (Kārōzūtā’ d'Lūqā’)
    • : Hebrew: כרוזותא דלוקא (Kārōzūtā’ d'Lūqā’)
    • Armenian: Inter: t- » hy|Ղուկաս|tr=Ġukas
    • : Old Armenian: Inter: tø » xcl|Ղուկաս|tr=Łukas|sc=Armn
    • Catalan: Inter: t+ » ca|Lluc
    • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|Lukáš
    • Danish: Inter: t- » da|Lukas
    • Dutch: Inter: t- » nl|Lukas
    • Esperanto: Inter: t- » eo|Luko
    • Estonian: Inter: t- » et|Luukas
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|Luukas
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|Luc
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|Lukas
    • Hawaiian: Inter: tø » haw|Luka
    • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|Lukács
    • Irish: Inter: t- » ga|Lúcás
    • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|Luca


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Latin: Inter: t+ » la|Lucas
  • Lithuanian: Inter: t- » lt|Lukas
  • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|Лука|tr=Lúka
  • Maltese: Inter: t- » mt|Luqa
  • Maori: Inter: t- » mi|Ruka
  • Norwegian: Inter: t+ » no|Lukas
  • Persian: Inter: t » fa|لوک|tr=Luk|sc=fa-Arab
  • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|Łukasz
  • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|Lucas
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|Лука|tr=Luka
  • Serbo-Croatian:
  • : Cyrillic: Inter: t- » sh|Лука
  • : Roman: Inter: t- » sh|Luka
  • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|Lucas
  • Suku: jp}}: Inter: tø » jp|ルーカス
  • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|Lukas
  • Welsh: Inter: t- » cy|Luc|m
  • Wolof: Inter: t- » wo|Luug

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » evangelist
    • Aramaic:
    • : Syriac: ܠܘܩܐ (Lūqā’)
    • : Hebrew: לוקא (Lūqā’)
    • Armenian: Inter: t- » hy|Ղուկաս|tr=Ġukas
    • : Old Armenian: Inter: tø » xcl|Ղուկաս|tr=Łukas|sc=Armn
    • Catalan: Inter: t+ » ca|Lluc
    • Danish: Inter: t- » da|Lukas
    • Dutch: Inter: t- » nl|Lucas
    • Estonian: Inter: t- » et|Luukas
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|Luukas


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|Luc
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|Lukas
  • Greek: Inter: t- » el|Λουκας|tr=Loukas|sc=Grek
  • Hawaiian: Inter: tø » haw|Luka
  • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|Лука|tr=Lúka
  • Norwegian: Inter: t+ » no|Lukas
  • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|Lucas
  • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|Lukas
  • Welsh: Inter: t- » cy|Luc|m
  • Wolof: Inter: t- » wo|Luug

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » gospel of Luke
    • Aramaic:
    • : Syriac: ܠܘܩܐ (Lūqā’)
    • : Hebrew: לוקא (Lūqā’)
    • Catalan: Inter: t+ » ca|Lluc
    • Danish: Inter: t- » da|Lukasevangeliet; Luk
    • Dutch: Evangelie naar Lucas
    • Finnish: Luukkaan evankeliumi; Luuk.


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • French: Évangile selon Luc; Lc
  • German: Das Evangelium nach Lukas; Lk
  • Japanese: ルカによる福音書 (ruka ni yoro fukuinsho)
  • Macedonian: Евангелие според Лука (Evangélie spóred Lúka) {{n}}
  • Norwegian: Evangeliet etter Lukas; Luk
  • Swedish: Inter: t- » sv|Lukasevangeliet; Luk.
  • Welsh: Inter: t- » cy|Luc|m, Inter: t- » cy|Yr Efengyl yn ôl Sant Luc|f

  • Inter: trans-botto » m

    German

    Etymology

    From Inter: etyl » gml|de.

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: audio » De-Luke.ogg|Audio

    Noun

    Inter: de-noun » f||Luken
  • hatch

  • Translation: cs » Luke
    Translation: de » Luke
    Translation: et » Luke
    Translation: es » Luke
    Translation: fr » Luke
    Translation: ko » Luke
    Translation: io » Luke
    Translation: hu » Luke
    Translation: mg » Luke
    Translation: no » Luke
    Translation: pl » Luke
    Translation: pt » Luke
    Translation: ru » Luke
    Translation: sr » Luke
    Translation: fi » Luke
    Translation: sv » Luke
    Translation: zh » Luke

    luke at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » Luke|lüke

    English

    Etymology

    From Inter: etyl » enm Inter: term » luke|lang=enm, Inter: term » leuke|lang=enm, Inter: term » lewke||lukewarm, tepid|lang=enm, from an unexplained variant or extension of Inter: etyl » enm Inter: term » lewe||warm, lukewarm, tepid|lang=enm, from Inter: etyl » ang Inter: term » hleow|hlēow|warm|lang=ang, perhaps due to confusion with Inter: etyl » ang Inter: term » wlæc||tepid, lukewarm, cool|lang=ang.

    Adjective

    Inter: en-adj » -
  • Inter: Britis » h lukewarm
    1. : Nine pennorth o' brandy and water luke.'' — Dickens.


    Scots

    Noun

    Inter: sco-nou » n
  • A look.
    1. An examination, inspection.

      Verb

      Inter: sco-verb » lukes|lukin|lukit|lukit


  • To look.
  • To examine, inspect.

  • Translation: fr » luke
    Translation: io » luke
    Translation: jv » luke
    Translation: mg » luke
    Translation: nl » luke
    Translation: pl » luke
    Translation: vi » luke
    Translation: zh » luke

    lûke at English (WD) Of Explained:

    ==West Frisian==

    Verb

    Inter: head » fy|verb
  • To pull

    Conjugation

    Inter: fy-conj » lûk|lûkst|lûkt|lûke|loek|1stpt2=luts|loekst|2ndpt2=lutst|loek|3rdpt2=luts|loeksen|plpt2=lutsen|lûkend|lûk|hawwe|lutsen

    Synonyms

    * trekke

  • Translation: es » lûke
    Translation: fr » lûke
    Translation: mg » lûke