What is Luke?

  • (noun): One of the four Gospels in the New Testament; contains details of Jesus's birth and early life.
    Synonyms: Gospel of Luke, Gospel According to Luke
    See also — Additional definitions below


Luke ( /ˈluːk/) is a male given name, and less commonly, a surname.

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More definitions of "Luke":

  • (noun): (New Testament) the Apostle closely associated with St Paul and traditionally assumed to be the author of the third Gospel.
    Synonyms: Saint Luke, St. Luke

Famous quotes containing the word luke:

    And I tell you, make friends for yourselves by means of dishonest wealth so that when it is gone, they may welcome you into the eternal homes.
    Bible: New Testament, Luke 16:9.

    Jesus was about thirty years old when he began his work.
    Bible: New Testament, Luke 3:23.

    But the tax collector, standing far off, would not even look up to heaven, but was beating his breast and saying, ‘God, be merciful to me, a sinner!’
    Bible: New Testament, Luke 18:13.