What does Leah mean?
The meaning of Leah is "weary".
Leah is generally used as a girl's name.
It consists of 4 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Le-ah.
The Given Name Leah
In the Bible, Jacob marries Leah although he wanted to marry her younger sister Rachel (who he later marries too). She is the mother of 1 daughter and 6 sons, some of whose descendants later become the Twelve Tribes of Israel.
Leah falls into the biblical name category.
Some famous bearers of this name include: Leah Remini.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 36 in baby name popularity for girls with 5,606 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.
The trend's your friend. See how Leah has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Leah Name Popularity Page.
Leah Related Names
- Leah ~ Biblical Character (Gen. 29:16)
- Leah Remini ~ Actress
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Leah Name Fun
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