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Pronunciation: /ˈluːk(ə)n
 
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( Ad 39-65), Roman poet, born in Spain; Latin name Marcus Annaeus Lucanus. His major work is Pharsalia, a hexametric epic in ten books dealing with the civil war between Julius Caesar and Pompey.

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Pronunciation: /ˈluːk(ə)n
 
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adjective

Relating to St Luke.
Example sentences
  • Many assume that it received its definitive meaning from a series of post-crucifixion events, as recorded in the Lucan tradition.
  • It may be closer to the synoptic tradition and especially to the Lucan tradition.

Origin

via ecclesiastical Latin from Greek Loukas 'Luke' + -an.

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