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Name Meaning - Leah

Meaning of Leah - History and Origin
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Meaning of "Leah"
Hebrew name
In Hebrew, the name Leah means - irst wife of Jacob in the Old Testament. Leah became Jacobs first wife by trickery, as Jacob had intended to marry her younger and more beautiful sister, Rachel, who soon became his second and favoured wife. The name Leah originates from the Assyrian language and means ruler.. Other origins for the name Leah include - Hebrew, Israeli.The name Leah is most often used as a girl name or female name.

Hebrew Name Meaning - irst wife of Jacob in the Old Testament. Leah became Jacobs first wife by trickery, as Jacob had intended to marry her younger and more beautiful sister, Rachel, who soon became his second and favoured wife. The name Leah originates from the Assyrian language and means ruler.
Origin - Hebrew
Alternate Origins - Israeli  
Expression num - 8
Soul Urge num - 6

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