Home > Rivke

Rivke

What does Rivke mean?

Rivke Pronunciation of Rivke [rivke] as a name for girls is of Hebrew derivation, and the name Rivke means "to bind". Rivke is a version of Riva (Hebrew): short version of Rebecca.

Variations

Rivke has 2 variants: Rivka and Rivkah.

6 more relations via Riva: Ree, Reva, Rifka, Rivalee, Rivi and Rivy.

Creative forms:
(female) Ritvke, Rivre, ..

(male) Rivcoe, Rivkes, ..

Middle name pairings:
Rivke Teegan (R.T.), ..

How popular is Rivke?

Rivke is an uncommon given name for women. Rivke is a rare surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Reva and Rivka (#876 a year ago) are the prominent variation forms of Rivke (not ranked) rated in the Top 2000. Adoption of these forms of Rivke was at its most widespread a century ago (median #1192) and is somewhat less today (#1438, down 44%), with the form Reva becoming less stylish. Rivka is the most fashionable baby name here. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

Top 100 baby names ranking of Rivke and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Eike, Mike, Milke, Nike, Riane, Ricka, Rickee, Ricki, Rickie, Ricky, Rie, Rieka, Rika, Riki, Rikke, Rikki, Rikkie, Rikky, Rilee, Rise, Rivah and Silke. These names tend to be more commonly used than Rivke.

See names
in meaning and etymology.

[Top]