Baby name Leah
Description: Biblical name meaning ‘languid’. Jacob was tricked into marrying Leah, elder sister of Rachel. Jacob was then given Rachel in addition, but had to toil for another seven years. Formally a predominantly Jewish name, Leah has grown in popularity since the 1990s.
Statistics for Leah
From 1996 to 2015 the name 'Leah' was given to 29.688 Girls, representing 0,50% of the total 5.943.365 Girls registered since 1996.
Registrations by Year of name 'Leah'
This chart shows the registrations of name 'Leah' in England and Wales per year since 1996
It is possible to see that the registrations name 'Leah' varied from 575 to 2.160 per year.
Rank Popularity by Year of name 'Leah'
This chart shows the popularity of name 'Leah' in England and Wales per year since 1996
It is possible to see that name 'Leah' varied from rank 24 to 98.