How to pronounce Rebekah re-be-kah What does my name mean? Meaning of Rebekah: Advice, Decision, Decision and Protector, Wise Guardian, Counsel Protection, Might Protector, T
Origin and Meaning
The name Rebekah is from the Ecclesiastic Late Latin and Ecclesiastic Greek Rhebheka, which origins from the Hebrew 'ribbqah' meaning 'noose' from 'rabak' meaning 'to bind' and 'to tie'. The name was initially borne in the Hebrew Bible by the wife of Isaac. She was the one who comforted him after the death of his mother. Unfortunately, she turned out to be a barren woman. But, Isaac waited with his loving wife for a long 20 years which was later rewarded with twins, Jacob and Esau. The name wasn't that commonly used in England until after the Reformation in the 16th century.
Rebekah was ranked 851 in 2004 list of US boys name and dropped by 9.81% from its previous ranking of 775 in 1990. Rebekah was ranked 463 in 2015 list of US girls name and dropped by 2.89% from its previous ranking of 450 in 2014.
Full form of Rebekah : Resourceful Enthusiastic Bright Enterprising Knowledgeable Analytical Honorable
Rebekah is a very very popular first name for a girl in England & Wales which is popular since 1996 and ranked 779 in 2014. Around 4127 people wear Rebekah as their first name. Rebekah is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.
Rebekah is a very very popular first name for a girl in United States which is popular since 1969 and ranked 463 (0.014992% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 72154 people wear Rebekah as their first name. Rebekah is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare name since 1883 and ranked 463 (0.014992% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 72154 people have Rebekah as their first name. Rebekah is not a native United States and Rebekah may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.020184% of people in US have this given name.Complete history of Rebekah
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Expression number of Rebekah is 5.
Rebekah love adventure, excitement and freedom. Rebekah are clever, quick-witted and unusually adaptable. Rebekah are capable of doing anything they wish for.
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