Meaning and name origin
Raquel is a very popular first name for females (#446 out of 4276, Top 10%) and a slightly less popular surname or last name for all people (#68793 out of 88799, Top 77%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Raquel for girls. Raquel reached its highest rank of #221 in the U.S. in 1991. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Raquel and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Rachel (#155), Raquel (#697) and Racquel. (2014 statistics).