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[loo-kuh s]
  1. George,born 1944, U.S. film director.
  2. a male given name, form of Luke.
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  • Lucas spoke to him in Flemish to explain his own return with the English prentice.

    The Armourer's Prentices

    Charlotte M. Yonge

  • Claude and the keeper Lucas were on the look out to see that the band did not come back.

    My Double Life

    Sarah Bernhardt

  • All Lucas's threats, all Leslie's entreaties, were powerless and vain.

    St. Patrick's Eve

    Charles James Lever

  • From ten o'clock onwards Mr. Lucas had the house to himself.

  • It was noticeable that Lucas did not take Mitton on the Continent with him.

British Dictionary definitions for lucas


  1. George. born 1944, US film director, producer, and writer of screenplays. Films include American Graffiti (1973) and Star Wars (1977) and its prequels The Phantom Menace (1999), Attack of the Clones (2002), and Revenge of the Sith (2005)
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