Given Name RACHAEL

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: RAY-chəl  [details]

Meaning & History

Variant of RACHEL, the spelling probably influenced by that of Michael.
DIMINUTIVES: Rae, Raelyn, Raelynn, Raelene
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Rachel (Biblical), Rachel (Biblical Greek), Rachel (Biblical Hebrew), Rachel, Rahel (Biblical Latin), Rahela (Croatian), Rakel (Danish), Rachel (Dutch), Raakel (Finnish), Rachel (French), Rachel (German), Rachel (Hebrew), Ráhel (Hungarian), Rakel (Icelandic), Ráichéal (Irish), Rachele (Italian), Rakel (Norwegian), Raquel (Portuguese), Rahela (Romanian), Rahela (Serbian), Raquel (Spanish), Rakel (Swedish), Ruchel (Yiddish)


Charles Dickens characters, currently out of the US top 1000, Philip K Dick characters
Entry updated October 11, 2012