Leah is a biblical name that originates from Hebrew. It is likely derived from the word le'ah, which means "weary." In the Old Testament, Leah was the first wife of Jacob. Leah has been steadily increasing in popularity in the United States, England and Canada.
Similar Names: Leigh, Liah
Famous Leah Names: Leah Remini (actress), Leah Purcell (actress)
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