How to Pronounce lea?

Correct pronunciation for the word "lea" is [lˈiː], [lˈiː], [l_ˈiː].

"Lea" in context

Lea is a female given name related to Old English names Leof and Leah. The name means "weary," signifying that it was given to those in need of rest, or as a reference to a person's fragility. The name is thought to have been in use since at least the 12th century.

In modern day, Lea is still commonly used as a given name. It is typically used as a short form of either Eleanor or Leah. Some people opt to spell the name Lea instead of Leah because they find it to be easier to pronounce.

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