Christian Girl Names starting with L
Leah (Hebrew) – Gen. 29:16 – weary; tired.
Lillian or Lily (Latin) – Songs 2:1 – elegant flower; innocence; purity; beauty.
Lois (Greek) – 2 Tim. 1:5 – better.
Lydia (Greek) – Acts 16:14 – a standing pool.
LEAH (Hebrew: לֵאָה): Hebrew name meaning “weary.” In the bible, this is the name of Jacob’s first wife. Compare with other forms of Leah.
LIBNAH (לִבְנָה): Hebrew name meaning “whiteness, transparency.” In the bible, this is the name of a city captured by Joshua.
LILITH (לִילִית): Hebrew form of Sumerian Lilitu, meaning “of the night.” In mythology, this is the name of a Mesopotamian storm demon associated with the wind and thought to bear disease and death. In ancient Semitic folklore, it is the name of a night demon. The oldest story considers Lilith to be Adam’s first wife. In the bible, this is simply a word for a “screech owl.”
LIVNAH (לִבְנָה): Variant spelling of Hebrew Libnah, meaning “whiteness, transparency.” In the bible, this is the name of a city captured by Joshua.
LIVNATH (לִבְנַת): Variant form of Hebrew Livnah (“whiteness, transparency”), meaning “Belus, glass,” from the sand of which glass was first made by the Phoenicians.” In the bible, this is part of the name of a river, Shihor-libnath, which flows into the sea.
LOIS (Λωΐς): Greek name of uncertain origin, possibly meaning “agreeable.” In the bible, this is the name of the grandmother of Timothy. Compare with masculine Lois.
LYDIA (Λυδία): Greek name meaning “of Lydia.” In the bible, this is the name of a woman who was converted to Christianity by Paul.