What does Raffaele mean?
Raffaele /raf-fae-le/ as a name for girls. Raffaele's root is Hebrew, and the name Raffaele means "God heals". Raffaele is an alternate spelling, with the prefix Raf-, of Raphaela (Hebrew): feminine of Raphael.
How popular is Raffaele?
Raffaele is an uncommonly occurring given name for women but a very prominent surname for all people (#24598 out of 150436, Top 16%). (2000 U.S. Census)
The only prominent related form of Raffaele (not ranked) rated in the Top 1000 is Rafaela. Other forms, like Rephayelle, are uncommon. This relation of Raffaele was at the height of its popularity 114 years ago (usage of 0.44%) and is now less widespread, with Rafaela becoming somewhat dated. Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of the girl name Raffaele and related names. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
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