Given Name LEIA

GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Λεια (Ancient Greek)
PRONOUNCED: LAY-a (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

Form of LEAH used in the Greek Old Testament. This is the name of a princess in the 'Star Wars' movies by George Lucas, who probably based it on Leah.

Categories

biblical, heroes, princesses, song titles, Star Wars characters
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Leah (Biblical), Leah (Biblical Hebrew), Lia (Biblical Latin), Lea (Croatian), Lea (Danish), Lea (Dutch), Leah (English), Lea (Finnish), Léa (French), Lía (Galician), Lia (Georgian), Lea (German), Lia (Greek), Leah (Hebrew), Lia (Italian), Lėja (Lithuanian), Lea (Norwegian), Lia (Portuguese), Lea (Slovene), Lea (Swedish)
USER SUBMISSION: Leïa
  United States
2016
  England and Wales
2015
  France
2015
  Sweden
2015