a unit of length of thread or yarn
pasture, pastureland, grazing land, lea, ley(noun)
a field covered with grass or herbage and suitable for grazing by livestock
, latinized form of Leah.
, a variant of Lee.
Origin: From legh, lege, lei "clearing, open ground" from leah "clearing in a forest" from lauhō, from louk-. Akin to lach "meadow", loh "forest, grove" ( loo "forest, thicket"; -lo), loh "covered clearing, low bushes", lo "clearing, meadow". More at Waterloo.
a measure of yarn; for linen, 300 yards; for cotton, 120 yards; a lay
a set of warp threads carried by a loop of the heddle
a meadow or sward land; a grassy field
Origin: [OE. ley, lay, As. leh, le; akin to Prov. G. lon bog, morass, grove, and perh. to L. lucus grove, E. light, n.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
lē, n. a meadow: grass-land, pasturage.—Older forms, Lay, Lee, Ley. [A.S. leáh; cf. prov. Ger. lohe, loh, found also in place-names, as Waterloo.]
ale, ELA, LAE
The numerical value of LEA in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of LEA in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
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The best laid schemes o' Mice an' Men, Gang aft agley, An' lea'e us nought but grief an' pain, For promis'd joy
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