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Rivah

What does Rivah mean?

Rivah Pronunciation of Rivah [ri-vah] as a girls' name is of Hebrew origin, and the name Rivah means "to bind". Rivah is an alternate form of Rebecca (Hebrew). Biblical: Rebekah.

Variations

Rivah has 3 variants: Riva, Rivi and Rivy.

5 more relations via Rebecca: Reba, Revekah, Rivalee, Rivka and Rivkah.

Creative forms:
(female) Ravah, Revah, ..

(male) Rife, ..

Middle name pairings:
Rivah Averi (R.A.), ..

How popular is Rivah?

Rivah is an uncommon first name for females. Rivah is an equally unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Rebecca (#188 a year ago), Rivka (#876) and Reba are the prominent related forms of Rivah (outside Top 2000). Other forms, like Revekah, are uncommon. These forms of Rivah were at the height of their popularity in the 1970s (average #1096) and have become significantly less popular since (#1021, down 90%), with versions such as Rebecca going out of style. Rebecca has been the most prominent, although Rivka seems to be gaining popularity too. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Reba, Rebecca, Rivka in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Rebecca outside U.S.

Similar Names

Rivah is pronounced similarly to Reeva and Reva. Other recommended names are Adivah, Aidah, Ainah, Alvah, Avah, Avivah, Binah, Dinah, Eilah, Elvah, Evah, Gilah, Kiah, Kibah, Kivah, Lidah, Lilah, Linah, Miah, Micah, Mirah, Niah, Rafah, Rainah, Ramah, Ria, Rian, Rica, Rida, Rika, Rima, Rina, Rinah, Risa, Rita, Rivke, Simah, Tikvah, Tinah, Tovah and Zivah. These names tend to be more frequently used than Rivah.


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