Leigha Name Meaning & Origin

Leigha

Pronunciation: LEE-ə (key)

Origin of the name Leah:

Derived from the Hebrew lā'āh (weary, to tire). The name is borne in the Bible by the eldest daughter of Laban and the first of Jacob's four wives.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.Buy the book

Related Names:

Leah, Leigh

Looking for the perfect name? Try the Name MatchMaker to find the perfect baby name for you!

NameVoyager

US Popularity of Leigha Over Time

Sister & Brother Names

Know a Leigha? What are her siblings named?

Name Lists Featuring Leigha

Contribute your knowledge to the name Leigha

Comments and insights on the name Leigha: | Edit

The name Leigha ranked 3954th in popularity for females of all ages in a sample of the 1990 US Census.

Though this name appears on the 1990 U.S. Census lists, it is used by only a small percentage of the general population.

Personal experiences with the name Leigha: | Edit

Leigha has the following similar or variant Names:

Nicknames for Leigha: | Edit
Share what you know!
Meanings and history of the name Leigha: | Edit

The Name Leigha is a girl's name. The origin of the baby name Leigha is Hebrew with the meaning(s) depending on Gender/Origin being

Hebrew- Fatigued, Weary, Delicate.

Famous real-life people named Leigha: | Edit
Share what you know!
Leigha in song, story & screen: | Edit
Share what you know!
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
62
No Way
Definitely

Smart?

74
No Way
Definitely

Sexy?

63
No Way
Definitely

Friendly?

63
No Way
Definitely

Creative?

60
No Way
Definitely

Strong?

60
No Way
Definitely

Young?

59
No Way
Definitely

Sophisticated?