Lìa

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Sicilian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Apocoped variant of Ilìa, from Latin Ēliās, from Ancient Greek Ἠλίας (Ēlías), from Hebrew אֵלִיָּה(ēliyā́, Jah is my God).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈli.a/
  • Hyphenation: Lì‧a

Proper noun[edit]

Lìa m

  1. (religion) Elijah, an Israelite prophet in the Abrahamic religions.
  2. a male given name from Hebrew; Elijah, Elias.
  3. a surname, Lia

Descendants[edit]

  • Sicilian: Liuzzu, Luzzu