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.
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

Categories

biblical, heroes, Ogre Battle characters, princesses, song titles, Star Wars characters, Tales characters
Entry updated December 8, 2017