Lea

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English[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

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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Danish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Lea

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

Estonian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Lea

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

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew לֵאָה ‎(leah).

Proper noun[edit]

Lea f

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

Declension[edit]

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Lea
Accusative Leu
Dative Leu
Genitive Leu

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Proper noun[edit]

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.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Lea (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative Lea Leat
genitive Lean Leojen
partitive Leaa Leoja
illative Leaan Leoihin
singular plural
nominative Lea Leat
accusative nom.? Lea Leat
gen. Lean
genitive Lean Leojen
Leainrare
partitive Leaa Leoja
inessive Leassa Leoissa
elative Leasta Leoista
illative Leaan Leoihin
adessive Lealla Leoilla
ablative Lealta Leoilta
allative Lealle Leoille
essive Leana Leoina
translative Leaksi Leoiksi
instructive Leoin
abessive Leatta Leoitta
comitative Leoineen

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German[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Lea

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

Hawaiian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

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.

References[edit]


Norwegian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Lea

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

Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew לֵאָה ‎(leah).

Proper noun[edit]

Lea f ‎(genitive Ley) declension pattern žena

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

Declension[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

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.

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Swedish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Lea

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