Name
LEAH

Name LEAH

Between 1880 and 2022 there were 325,014 births of Leah in the countries below, which represents an average of 2,289 births of children bearing the first name Leah per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 6,425 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Leah   
In Italiano Nome Leah   
Available variant : Léah
Variations : Lea , Leá , Léa , Lèa , Leia , Leïa , Leīa , Léia , Léïa , Liah


Information about the first name Leah

The first name Leah has been assigned to:
0.01% to boys
99.99% to girls
The country where the first name Leah is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Female
This first name has 4 letters including 2 vowels and 2 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Leah

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Leah : Aleh, Elah, Elha, Hael, Haël, Hale, Hela, Laeh, Le Ha, Leha, Léha, Lhea

Anacyclics of the first name Leah

An anacyclic is a word or phrase that can be read in the normal sense of reading or in the opposite direction. Here is the list of names that are anonymous of the given name Leah: Hael, Haël

Leah in Japanese *

Romajiriia
Katakanaリーア
Hiraganaりーあ
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Leah in Japanese
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Leah in sign language

Leah in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Leah

US English
Etymology src :
  • From Hebrew לֵאָה‎ (Le'a).
Anagrams src :
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈliːə/
  • Rhymes: -iːə
Proper noun src :
Old English
Etymology src :
  • From Proto-West Germanic *lauh, from Proto-Germanic *lauhaz, from Proto-Indo-European *lówkos (“clearing”), derived from *lewk- (“bright”).
  • The use of the word meaning "meadow" is a later development of the word, possibly aided by confusion between lēas (plural of the original meaning of lēah) with lǣs.
Etymology src :
  • From Proto-West Germanic *laugu.
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • lēah m (nominative plural lēas)
  • clearing
  • meadow
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • lēah f
  • Alternative form of lēag
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /læ͜ɑːx/
RO Romanian
Etymology src :
  • Borrowed from Ukrainian лях (ljax), from Old Ruthenian лѧхъ (ljax), from Old East Slavic лѧхъ (lęxŭ), from Proto-Slavic *lęxъ, from Proto-Slavic *lęděninъ (“dweller of wasteland”).
Etymology src :
  • From leah.
Noun src :
  • leah m (plural leși)
  • (dated) Pole, Polack
Proper noun src :
  • Leah m (genitive/dative lui Leah)
  • a surname originating as an ethnonym
 

Popularity of the name Leah

Number of LEAH births per year

Total births of Leah by country

Births with the first name Leah
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2022
23
241,842
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2021
0
32,300
ONOntario
1913 - 2019
0
10,163
IEIreland
1964 - 2022
0
8,117
AUAustralia
1930 - 2022
6
6,730
NONorway
1945 - 2022
0
4,414
SESweden
1998 - 2022
0
3,660
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2022
0
3,544
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2022
0
3,215
ABAlberta
1980 - 2022
2
2,543
QCQuebec
1980 - 2022
7
1,352
MXMexico
2017 - 2021
0
1,161
FRFrance
1900 - 2022
0
1,098
DEGermany
2000 - 2022
0
801
NLNetherlands
2015 - 2022
0
734
ATAustria
1984 - 2021
0
701
DKDenmark
1985 - 2022
0
699
CLChili
2010 - 2021
1
564
CHSwitzerland
1909 - 2021
0
547
BEBelgium
1995 - 2022
0
426
PLPoland
2000 - 2022
0
142
ITItaly
1999 - 2021
1
137
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
0
28
NSNew Scotland
1920 - 2022
0
27
PTPortugal
2014 - 2022
0
16
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
0
11
SKSlovakia
2011 - 2022
0
2

Total births of Leah by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Leah
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
2022
0
4,160
SESweden
2022
0
346
GBUnited Kingdom
2021
0
346
MXMexico
2021
0
295
NONorway
2022
0
211
ONOntario
2019
0
186
CLChili
2021
0
164
NLNetherlands
2022
0
131
IEIreland
2022
0
109
AUAustralia
2022
0
73
DEGermany
2022
0
68
ATAustria
2021
0
46
BCBritish Columbia
2022
0
44
NZNew Zealand
2022
0
43
BEBelgium
2022
0
40
QCQuebec
2022
0
39
ABAlberta
2022
0
34
DKDenmark
2022
0
28
CHSwitzerland
2021
0
20
ITItaly
2021
0
20
FRFrance
2022
0
15
ARArgentina
2015
0
4
PLPoland
2022
0
3

Comments on the name Leah

Personalities with the first name Leah

There are 48 personalities with the first name Leah


Emily Blunt
(Emily Olivia Laura Blunt) src

United states of america United kingdom
Screenwriter Actor Stage actor Television actor Film actor


Rashida Jones
(Rashida Leah Jones) src

United states of america
Screenwriter Actor Writer Singer Television producer Voice actor Film director Film producer Model Television actor Film actor Autobiographer Film screenwriter


Leah Goldberg
src

Israel
Writer Poet Playwright Translator Pedagogue Literary editor Literary critic Children's writer Opinion journalist Literary theorist


Leah Remini
(Leah Marie Remini) src

United states of america
Actor Writer Television actor Film actor Manufacturer


Leah Williamson
src

United kingdom
Association football player


Sandy Leah Lima
src

Brazil
Actor Composer Singer Record producer Pianist Songwriter Television presenter


Leah Pipes
src

United states of america
Actor Television actor Film actor


Rachel Bloom
(Rachel Leah Bloom) src

United states of america
Screenwriter Actor Writer Singer Comedian Television producer Songwriter Showrunner Television actor Film actor


Carmella
src

United states of america
Model Dancer Professional wrestler


Delta Burke
src

United states of america
Actor Stage actor Television actor Film actor Beauty pageant contestant



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Leah
Full list of personalities with the first name Leah

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Leah

There are 1309 actors and actresses with the first name Leah
Leah Goodkind
Leah Catherine Thompson
Leah Bensted
Leah Monet
Leah Winters
Leah Coleman
Leah Bateman
Leah Cortez
Leah Anne Lyons
Leah Baker
Leah Dowdy
Leah Parker
Leah Mertz
Leah Pipes
Leah O'rourke
Leah Kilpatrick
Leah King
Leah Wilde
Leah Van Dale
Leah Labelle
Leah R. Metz
Leah Jaye
Leah Dizon
Leah Sims
Leah Mckendrick
Leah Chisholm
Leah Renee
Leah David
Leah Rachel
Leah Hackett

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Leah
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Leah

Rankings of first name LEAH by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
No ranking of first name LEAH (male) births over the last year available in each country
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#17NO Norway2022
#23SE Sweden2022
#50IE Ireland2022
#51ON Ontario2019
#52US United State of America2022
#58BC British Columbia2022
#92AB Alberta2022
#96NZ New Zealand2022
#101CL Chili2021
#108AU Australia2022
#113NL Netherlands2022
#150QC Quebec2022
#150GB United Kingdom2021
#152AT Austria2021
#178DK Denmark2022
#255MX Mexico2021
#259BE Belgium2022
#396CH Switzerland2021
#557IT Italy2021
#714PL Poland2022
#716DE Germany2022
#973AR Argentina2015
#2197FR France2022