What does Rivka mean?
Rivka /riv-ka/ as a girls' name. Rivka's root is Hebrew, and the meaning of the name Rivka is "to bind". Rivka is an alternate spelling, with the prefix Ri-, of Rebecca (Hebrew). Biblical: Rebekah. Rivka is also a derivative of Riva (Hebrew).
How popular is Rivka?
Rivka is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3418 out of 4276, Top 80%) but a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name history of Rivka for girls. Rivka was first listed in 2011 and reached its top position of #935 in the U.S. in the year 2014. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Rebecca (#184 in 2014), Reva and Reba are the popular alternative forms of Rivka (#935 in 2014). These relations of Rivka reached the apex of their popularity during the years 1910-1919 (usage of 0.55%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.22%, down 60%).
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Suggested similar baby names are Cilka, Mika, Milka, Mirka, Nika, Rezka, Ria, Riana, Rica, Ricca, Ricka, Ricki, Ricky, Rida, Rieca, Riecka, Rieka, Riesa, Rieta, Rika, Riki, Rikke, Rikki▼, Rikky, Rilla▼, Rima, Rina, Riona, Riqua, Risa, Rita▼, Ritsa, Ritta, Sitka, Tinka, Vavka, Vika, Vitka, Viveka, Vivika, Yevka and Zivka. These names tend to be less frequently used than Rivka.