Name Leah – origin and meaning

Leah is a female name.

Origin of Leah

Lea is a biblical name of Hebrew origin.

Meaning of Leah

There are several meanings of the name Lea. The Hebrew meaning is “weary” and “cow” (from “le’ah”) or “lioness” (according to the name Leo). An Assyrian meaning is “ruler” or “mistress”.

Pronunciation of Leah

Alternate spelling

Lea Léa Léah


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