Rachel meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Rachel No. of characters: 6 Gender: GirlOrigin: Hebrew English French German Dutch Biblical Biblical Latin Biblical Greek Biblical Hebrew
How to pronounce Rachel ra-chel What does my name mean? 
Meanings: Ewe Innocence of a Lamb Sheep Female Sheep Little Lamb One with Purity Jacob's Wife Gental In addition to English and French form, and the form of Rachel (meaning: Ewe). Namesake: Rachel Louise Carson, American biologist and writer.

Rachel was ranked 922 in 2014 list of US boys name and dropped by 3.60% from its previous ranking of 890 in 2012. Rachel was ranked 169 in 2016 list of US girls name and dropped by 2.42% from its previous ranking of 165 in 2015.

Full form of Rachel : Realistic Active Cautious Hard working Eccentric Light-Hearted

Rachel is a very very popular first name for a girl in England & Wales which is popular since 1996 and ranked 272 in 2015. Around 17813 people wear Rachel as their first name. Rachel is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Rachel was uncommon first name for a boy but is a widely used first name for a girl which is popular since 2016 and ranked 169 (0.047181% bearer) in 2016 in US. Around 563117 people wear Rachel as their first name. Comes from the word "rahel" means: "ewe" is celebrated on January 15th. Name seems a United States native name if we look into the dominance Rachel showcases in the charts. 0.155790% of US citizens have this given name.

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History of Rachel

In the Bible, seventeen centuries before Jesus Christ, when Jacob, fleeing his brother Esaü, arrives at his uncle Laban's, he meets Rachel's daughter, Rachel. She is very beautiful and he falls in love. But his uncle will not give him his hand until after fourteen years of hard work in his service.

Expression number of Rachel is 11. With a curious mind, open to others, they are profoundly generous and welcoming. Rachel have high energy levels, just like a child. Their femininity and charm make them discreet, but confident. Rachel are highly sensitive and possess a high sense of awareness. Their enthusiasm is communicative. Rachel are gifted with a sixth-sense, in addition to discerning and inspiring qualities. Calm, patient, they are no less effective. Right and right, they do not like "scrambles". In love, it is the tenderness and fidelity ensured.

Names that rhyme with Rachel Famous people named Rachel
Rachel Corr in Palindromes as Actress
Rachel Lewis in Secrets & Lies as Actress
Rachel Hall in The Natural as Actress
Rachel Geary in American Hustle as Make-Up Department
Rachel Summers in The Coven as Actress
Rachel Karten in Deus Ex Machina as Producer
Rachel Addington in The Exclusive as Actress
Rachel Harvey in Episode #3.10 as Actress
Rachel Tucker in Shades as Writer
Rachel Caproni in Get Smart as Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Names like Rachel Rachel Namesakes Related Names: Race Racel Racelyn Racer Racey Rachad Rachae Rachael Rachal Rachale Rachana Rachard Rache Racheal Rached Rachel Rachelann Rachelanne Rachele Rachell Posts having Rachel: Comments :Shaquita Scranton Rachel [raː.ɛl] (Heb. Rachel רחל) [ra:'χe:l], fr. Racquel. Rachel, is a female first name. This comes from the Hebrew and means "sheep". Rachel is a character in Genesis , the first book of the Bible. She is the cousin and second wife of Jacob. She is also the daughter of Laban and sister Leah. It is present in the card games in the person of the queen of diamonds. Popularity of Rachel
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