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Lea

See also: Léa and lea

EnglishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Lea

  1. A female given name, latinized form of Leah.
  2. An English surname, a variant of Lee.
  3. A river in London, also called the Lee.

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DanishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Lea

  1. Leah (biblical character).
  2. A female given name.

EstonianEdit

Proper nounEdit

Lea

  1. Leah (biblical character).
  2. A female given name of biblical origin.

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FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Hebrew לֵאָה (leah).

Proper nounEdit

Lea f

  1. Leah (biblical figure).
  2. A female given name.

DeclensionEdit

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Lea
Accusative Leu
Dative Leu
Genitive Leu

FinnishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈleɑ]
  • Hyphenation: Le‧a

Proper nounEdit

Lea

  1. Leah (biblical character).
    • 1642 Biblia 1 Moos. 29:16-17:
      Ja Labanilla oli caxi tytärtä/ wanhemman nimi oli Lea/ ja nuoremman nimi oli Rahel./ Mutta Lea oli pehmiä silmist/ waan Rahel oli caunin muotoinen/ ja ihana caswoilda.
      And Laban had two daughters: the name of the elder was Leah, and the name of the younger was Rachel. Leah was tender eyed; but Rachel was beautiful and well-favoured. (KJV Genesis 29:16-17)
  2. A female given name.
    • 2014 Heidi Jaatinen, Kaksi viatonta päivää, Gummerus, ISBN 978-951-20-9511-7, page 421:
      Vanhemman naisen nimeksi alkoi Sistinjan mielessä hahmottua Lea tai ehkä Leea. Sistinja oli aina pitänyt sanoista jotka ääntyivät lempeästi, ikään kuin huomiota herättämättä. Lea, Leea, naisen huuletkin olivat pyöreäpäisellä siveltimellä rajatut.

DeclensionEdit

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GermanEdit

Proper nounEdit

Lea

  1. Leah (biblical character).
  2. A female given name currently popular.

HawaiianEdit

Proper nounEdit

Lea

  1. (Christianity) Leah (biblical character).
  2. (Hawaiian mythology) A goddess of canoe builders.
  3. A female given name of biblical and mythological origin.
  4. Name of a star.

ReferencesEdit


NorwegianEdit

Proper nounEdit

Lea

  1. Leah (biblical figure).
  2. A female given name, today also spelled Leah.

SlovakEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Hebrew לֵאָה (leah).

Proper nounEdit

Lea f (genitive Ley) declension pattern žena

  1. Leah (biblical figure).
  2. A female given name, today also spelled Leah.

DeclensionEdit


SpanishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Lea f

  1. Leah (biblical figure).
    • 1602, La Santa Biblia (antigua versión de Casiodoro de Reina), rev., Génesis 29:16-17
      Y Labán tenía dos hijas: el nombre de la mayor era Lea y el nombre de la menor, Rachêl. Y los ojos de Lea eran tiernos, pero Rachêl era de lindo semblante y de hermoso parecer.
  2. A female given name.

SynonymsEdit


SwedishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Lea

  1. Leah (biblical figure).
  2. A female given name.