Given Name RAFAEL

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: ra-fa-EL (Spanish), RA-fa-el (German)  [details]

Meaning & History

Form of RAPHAEL.
VARIANTS: Raffael, Raphael (German)
DIMINUTIVES: Rafa (Spanish), Rafinha (Portuguese)
FEMININE FORMS: Rafaela (Spanish), Rafaela (Portuguese)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Raphael (Biblical), Raphael (Biblical Greek), Rafa'el (Biblical Hebrew), Raphael (Biblical Latin), Rafaël, Raf (Dutch), Raphael (English), Raphaël (French), Rafail (Greek), Raffaele, Raffaello (Italian), Rafał (Polish), Rafail (Russian)
SAME SPELLING: Rafa'el, Rafaël

Categories

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Entry updated December 8, 2017