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What does Rahel mean?

Rahel Pronunciation of Rahel as a girls' name has its root in Hebrew, and the name Rahel means "ewe, female sheep". Rahel is an alternate spelling of Rachel (Hebrew). Biblical: Jacob's wife.




RELATIONS VIA RACHEL Rachael, Racheal, Rachelce, Rachele, Racheli, Rachell, Rachelle, Rachil, Rae, Raechel, Raechell, Rakel, Raquel, Raquela, Rashell, Rashelle, Ray, Raychel, Rechell, Shell

(female) Rihel, ..

(male) Rameo, ..

Rahel Nyla (R.N.), ..

How popular is Rahel?

Rahel is an uncommonly occurring first name for women. Rahel is an equivalently unusual last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Rachel (#173 LAST YEAR), Raquel (#847), Rae (#1272), Rachael (#1424), Racheal, Rachele, Rachell, Rachelle, Raechel and Ray are the popular varying forms of Rahel (NOT RANKED). These forms of Rahel were favored as baby names 20 years ago (USAGE OF 1.59%) and have become much less conventional since (USAGE 0.15%, 90.6% LESS), with versions such as Rachel going out of style. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2016)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Rachael, Racheal, Rachel, Rachele, Rachell in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Rachelle, Rae, Raechel, Raquel, Ray in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Rachael, Rachel outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar-sounding names are Batel, Carel, Chel, Dael, Darel, Ethel, Gael, Gayel, Hazel, Jael, Jahnel, Janel, Jayel, Karel, Lael, Mabel, Madel, Raizel, Raley, Ramee, Ranee, Raven, Raye, Rayzel, Rhea and Richel. These names tend to be more frequently used than Rahel.

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