There are 2 definitions of Lucan in English:


Syllabification: Lucan
Pronunciation: /ˈlo͞okən
( Ad 39-65), Roman poet, born in Spain; Latin name Marcus Annaeus Lucanus. He was forced to commit suicide after joining a conspiracy against Nero. His major work is Pharsalia, an epic in ten books dealing with the civil war between Julius Caesar and Pompey.

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Pronunciation: wēn
be of the opinion; think or suppose

There are 2 definitions of Lucan in English:


Syllabification: Lu·can


Of or relating to St. Luke.
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  • 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.


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

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