What does Raquel mean?
How popular is Raquel?
Raquel is a very popular first name for women (#446 out of 4276, Top 10%) and also a very popular surname for all people (#49249 out of 150436, Top 33%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Raquel for girls. Raquel entered the list in 1920-1929 and reached its apex rank of #221 in the U.S. in 1991, and is at #697 presently. (Top Birth Names, 2014)
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Raquel and corresponding names. Rachel (#155 from current records), Rae, Racquel, Rachael and Racheal are the prominent variation forms of Raquel (#697 from current records). Usage of these forms of Raquel was widespread during the years 1980-1989 (median #485) and is somewhat less today (#808, ▼62.8%).
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Suggested similar baby names are Barbel, Batel, Carel, Cariel, Carmel▼, Dael, Darcel, Darel, Darrel, Gael, Gayel, Hadeel, Hazel▲, Jacquel, Jael, Jahnel, Janel▼, Janiel, Jannel, Jayel, Karel, Karmel, Lael, Laurel▼, Mabel▼, Madel, Maidel, Mariel▼, Marvel▼, Maybel, Raedell, Raelee, Raene, Rafaela▼, Railey, Raine, Rainee, Rainey, Raizel, Raley, Ramee, Ramie, Ramsey, Ranae, Randee, Ranee, Ranique, Raoula, Raoule, Raula, Raven▲, Rawley, Raye, Rayne, Raynee, Raynell, Rayney, Rayven, Rayzel, Raziela, Richel, Riqua, Rondel and Rue. These names tend to be less commonly used than Raquel.