Name Leah – origin and meaning

Leah is a female name.

Origin of Leah

Lea is a biblical name of Hebrew origin (the first wife of Jacob).

Meaning of Leah

There are several meanings of the name Leah. The Hebrew meaning is “weary” (from “laʾah/לאה”). Besides, Leah means “cow” (from Accadian “littu”) or “lioness” (according to the name Leo). An Assyrian meaning is “ruler” or “mistress”.

Pronunciation of Leah

Alternate spelling of Leah

Lea Léa Léah

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