Meaning and Name Origin
Rakel has 26 more related forms via Rachel: Rachael▼, Racheal▼, Rachelanne, Rachelce, Rachele, Racheli, Rachell, Rachelle▼, Rachil, Rae▼, Raechel, Raechell, Rahel, Rahil, Raquela, Raquella, Rashell, Rashelle, Ray▼, Raychel, Raychelle, Rechell, Shell, Shelley▼, Shellie▼ and Shelly▼.
Rakel is an uncommon given name for women but a somewhat popular last name for all people (#60952 out of 88799, Top 69%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Rakel and corresponding names. Rachel (#155 in 2014), Raquel (#697), Shelley, Shellie, Ray, Shelly, Rae, Racheal, Rachelle and Rachael are the popular varying forms of Rakel (#unlisted). These girl names were at the apex of their popularity during the years 1970-1979 and have become much less widespread since, with forms such as Rachael, Raquel, Shellie, Shelly and Shelley falling out of fashion. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)