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Subject: Re: Lukillios, a Greek name (apparently).
Author: Dorchadas   (Authenticated as Lucille)
Date: June 15, 2010 at 8:58:18 AM
Reply to: Re: Lukillios, a Greek name (apparently). by Marija Luminitsa
Thank you for your response, Marija. :)

It seems, then, that Loukillios (also Loukillos) is a hellenized form of Lucilius, since I found other hellenizations of Latin names (Loukios for Lucius, Loukianos for Lucianus, etc.). You mentioned Loukas, which also is a hellenization (since Lucas derives from Lucanus, which is a word of Latin origin). So, all in all, it indeed seems that Loukillios is not a genuine Greek name - thanks for helping provide clarity regarding the matter. :)


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