What does Rivkah mean?
Rivkah /ri-v-kah/ as a girls' name. Rivkah's root is Hebrew, and the name Rivkah means "to bind". Rivkah is an alternate spelling, with the prefix Ri-, of Rebecca (Hebrew). Biblical: Rebekah. Rivkah is also a variant of Riva (Hebrew).
How popular is Rivkah?
Rivkah is a rare first name for females. Rivkah is a rare surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Rivkah and related names. Prominent varying forms of Rivkah (not ranked) listed in the Top 1000 are Rebecca (#184 the previous year), Rebekah (#500), Rivka (#935) and Reva. Other variants, like Rivekka, are seldom used. Usage of these relations of Rivkah reached its highest in 1992 (average #541) and is almost as conventional today (#654, 25% less), but with the form Reva becoming somewhat outmoded. Rebecca is more ubiquitous than the rest, although Rebekah appears to be becoming a favorite too. (2014 Birth Statistics)
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