Leah

Synonyms:
Leah, lay-AH, לֵאָה
Leah (Wikipedia)
Dante's Vision of Rachel and LeahDante Gabriel Rossetti, 1855

Leah is described in the Hebrew Bible as the daughter of Laban. She and her younger sister Rachel became the two concurrent wives of Hebrew patriarch Jacob. She had six sons, whose descendants became some of the Twelve Tribes of Israel. She also had a daughter, Dinah.


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