Leah

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Female Female Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Norway Norwegian
Denmark Danish
Finland Finnish

Origin and Meaning

Creative spelling (English) of Lea [1] [2]

Related Names

See Lea

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Leah
Genitive: Leahs
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Leah
Genitive: Leahin
Partitive: Leahia
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Leah
Genitive: Leahs
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Leah
Genitive: Leahs

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

  • Iceland: Officially rejected as a given name on 4 November 2009 and on 16 October 2018 [3]

Strongest Period of Usage

Namesakes

Statistics

Name Count per Country

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Country
Commonness
Commonness
Female ♀ Male ♂
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
Norway Norway[4]
3366 n.a. 0 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[5]
2048 2420 0 0
Denmark Denmark[6]
634 n.a. 0 n.a.
Finland Finland[7]
n.a. 169 0 0
  #: count of main first name only
  &: count of both main and additional first names
Name counts are approximate as statistics normally is not published
for names given to less than 3 or 5 persons per country.

 

Recent Statistics Trend

Name statistics for Leah(f) Sources: [5][6][4][7]

Top List Ranking

Name top list ranking for Leah(f) Sources: [8]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Leah(f)

Sources: [5] [6] [4] [7]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Michael Lerche Nielsen: Hvad skal barnet hedde? (2003)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  3. Mannanafnaskrá at island.is, http://www.island.is
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  8. details see Name Statistic tables