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Lexicon :: Strong's H3812 - lē'â

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Part of Speech
proper feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Strong’s Definitions

לֵאָה Lêʼâh, lay-aw'; from H3811; weary; Leah, a wife of Jacob:—Leah.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 34x

The KJV translates Strong's H3812 in the following manner: Leah (34x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 34x
The KJV translates Strong's H3812 in the following manner: Leah (34x).
  1. Leah = "weary"

    1. daughter of Laban, first wife of Jacob, and mother of Reuben, Simeon, Levi, Judah, Issachar, Zebulun, and Dinah

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
לֵאָה Lêʼâh, lay-aw'; from H3811; weary; Leah, a wife of Jacob:—Leah.
STRONGS H3812: Abbreviations
לֵאָה 34 proper name, feminine Leah, elder daughter of Laban, and wife of Jacob (perhaps = wild-cow, Arabic bdb052108, (bdb052109) [compare רָחֵל ewe], DlProl. 80 RSK 219 and (doubtfully) NöZMG xl. 1886, 167; also GrayHeb. Names, 96; others as HptGGN 1883, 100 compare Assyrian li'at, in sense mistress; on possibly relation of לֵאָה to לִוֵי see לִוֵי); — mother of Reuben, Simeon, Levi, Judah, Issachar, Zebulun and Dinah; Genesis 29:16, 17, 23, 24, 25, 30, 31, 32 (compare Genesis 29:33; Genesis 29:34; Genesis 29:35) Genesis 30:9 + 15 times Genesis 31:32; Genesis 33:1, 2, 7; Genesis 34:1; Genesis 35:23, 26; Genesis 46:15, 18; Genesis 49:31; Ruth 4:11; Greek Version of the LXX Λ(ε)ια.
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Strong's Number H3812 matches the Hebrew לֵאָה (lē'â),
which occurs 34 times in 32 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 29:16 - And Laban had two daughters: the name of the elder was Leah, H3812 and the name of the younger was Rachel.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 29:17 - Leah H3812 was tender eyed; but Rachel was beautiful and well favoured.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 29:23 - And it came to pass in the evening, that he took Leah H3812 his daughter, and brought her to him; and he went in unto her.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 29:24 - And Laban gave unto his daughter Leah H3812 Zilpah his maid for an handmaid.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 29:25 - And it came to pass, that in the morning, behold, it was Leah: H3812 and he said to Laban, What is this thou hast done unto me? did not I serve with thee for Rachel? wherefore then hast thou beguiled me?
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 29:30 - And he went in also unto Rachel, and he loved also Rachel more than Leah, H3812 and served with him yet seven other years.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 29:31 - And when the LORD saw that Leah H3812 was hated, he opened her womb: but Rachel was barren.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 29:32 - And Leah H3812 conceived, and bare a son, and she called his name Reuben: for she said, Surely the LORD hath looked upon my affliction; now therefore my husband will love me.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 30:9 - When Leah H3812 saw that she had left bearing, she took Zilpah her maid, and gave her Jacob to wife.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 30:10 - And Zilpah Leah's H3812 maid bare Jacob a son.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 30:11 - And Leah H3812 said, A troop cometh: and she called his name Gad.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 30:12 - And Zilpah Leah's H3812 maid bare Jacob a second son.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 30:13 - And Leah H3812 said, Happy am I, for the daughters will call me blessed: and she called his name Asher.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 30:14 - And Reuben went in the days of wheat harvest, and found mandrakes in the field, and brought them unto his mother Leah. H3812 Then Rachel said to Leah, H3812 Give me, I pray thee, of thy son's mandrakes.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 30:16 - And Jacob came out of the field in the evening, and Leah H3812 went out to meet him, and said, Thou must come in unto me; for surely I have hired thee with my son's mandrakes. And he lay with her that night.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 30:17 - And God hearkened unto Leah, H3812 and she conceived, and bare Jacob the fifth son.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 30:18 - And Leah H3812 said, God hath given me my hire, because I have given my maiden to my husband: and she called his name Issachar.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 30:19 - And Leah H3812 conceived again, and bare Jacob the sixth son.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 30:20 - And Leah H3812 said, God hath endued me with a good dowry; now will my husband dwell with me, because I have born him six sons: and she called his name Zebulun.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 31:4 - And Jacob sent and called Rachel and Leah H3812 to the field unto his flock,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 31:14 - And Rachel and Leah H3812 answered and said unto him, Is there yet any portion or inheritance for us in our father's house?
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 31:33 - And Laban went into Jacob's tent, and into Leah's H3812 tent, and into the two maidservants' tents; but he found them not. Then went he out of Leah's H3812 tent, and entered into Rachel's tent.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 33:1 - And Jacob lifted up his eyes, and looked, and, behold, Esau came, and with him four hundred men. And he divided the children unto Leah, H3812 and unto Rachel, and unto the two handmaids.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 33:2 - And he put the handmaids and their children foremost, and Leah H3812 and her children after, and Rachel and Joseph hindermost.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 33:7 - And Leah H3812 also with her children came near, and bowed themselves: and after came Joseph near and Rachel, and they bowed themselves.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 34:1 - And Dinah the daughter of Leah, H3812 which she bare unto Jacob, went out to see the daughters of the land.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 35:23 - The sons of Leah; H3812 Reuben, Jacob's firstborn, and Simeon, and Levi, and Judah, and Issachar, and Zebulun:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 35:26 - And the sons of Zilpah, Leah's H3812 handmaid; Gad, and Asher: these are the sons of Jacob, which were born to him in Padanaram.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 46:15 - These be the sons of Leah, H3812 which she bare unto Jacob in Padanaram, with his daughter Dinah: all the souls of his sons and his daughters were thirty and three.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 46:18 - These are the sons of Zilpah, whom Laban gave to Leah H3812 his daughter, and these she bare unto Jacob, even sixteen souls.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:31 - There they buried Abraham and Sarah his wife; there they buried Isaac and Rebekah his wife; and there I buried Leah. H3812
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 4:11 - And all the people that were in the gate, and the elders, said, We are witnesses. The LORD make the woman that is come into thine house like Rachel and like Leah, H3812 which two did build the house of Israel: and do thou worthily in Ephratah, and be famous in Bethlehem:
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