What does Raquela mean?
Raquela [raque-la] as a girls' name is of Hebrew derivation, and Raquela means "ewe, female sheep". Raquela is a variant form of Rachel (Hebrew). Biblical: Jacob's wife. Raquela is also a variant of Raquel (Spanish, Portuguese, Hebrew).
Raquela has 1 variant: Raquella.Creative forms:
(female) Raquena, Riquela, ..
(male) Middle name pairings:
Raquela Jacelyn (R.J.), ..
How popular is Raquela?
Raquela is an uncommon given name for women. Raquela is also a unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Popular related forms of Raquela (not ranked) rated in the Top 2000 are Rachel (#167 last year), Rachele, Rachell, Racquel and Raquel (#750). Other forms, like Racheli, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Raquela was more pronounced among parents in 1996 (usage of 1.4%) and is now significantly less (usage 0.1%, down 89.6%), with versions like Raquel becoming less stylish. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Raquela is pronounced similarly to Richela. Other recommended names are Caela, Camela, Candela, Carmela▼, Dangela, Daniela, Emanuela, Harela, Harrela (see Harela), Huela, Jacquella, Jameela, Jamela, Janela, Kaela▼, Karmela, Laela, Lemuela, Macaela, Manuela▼, Marcela, Mariela▼, Marvela, Miguela, Miquela, Nabeela, Pamela▼, Pammela, Paula▼, Paulla, Radilla, Radmila, Raedell, Raelena, Raella, Rafaela, Rafaelia, Rafella, Raffaela, Raizel, Ramoena (see Ramona), Raoula, Raoule, Raphaela, Raphella, Rasheda, Raula, Ravena, Rayla, Raynell, Rayzel, Raziela, Raziella, Riqua, Romula, Samuela, Samuella, Talula, Talulla, Tangela and Tanjela (see Tangela). These names tend to be more commonly used than Raquela.See names in meaning and etymology.