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Dante's Veesion o Rachel an LeahDante Gabriel Rossetti, 1855

Leah[lower-alpha 1] is descrived in the Ebreu Bible as the dochter o Laban. She an her younger sister Rachel becam the twa concurrent wives o Ebreu patriarch Jacob. She haed sax sons, that's descendants becam some o the Twal Tribes o Israel. She an aw haed a dochter, Dinah.

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  1. (Ebreu: לֵאָה, Modren Lēʼa, Tiberian Lēʼā, ISO 259-3 Leˀa; Syriac: ܠܝܐ La'ya; frae 𒀖 littu Template:Language with name/for[1][2][3])

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  1. Meyers, Carol L.; Craven, Toni; Kraemer, Ross Shepard, eds. (2001), Women in Scripture: A Dictionary of Named and Unnamed Women in the Hebrew Bible, the Apocryphal/Deuterocanonical Books, and the New Testament, Grand Rapids, Michigan: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, p. 108, ISBN 9780802849625 
  2. Hepner, Gershon (2010), Legal Friction: Law, Narrative, and Identity Politics in Biblical Israel, Bern: Peter Lang, p. 422, ISBN 9780820474625 
  3. "ab [COW]", The electronic Pennsylvania Sumerian Dictionary, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, OCLC 163207721