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Name Rebecca

Origin:From a Hebrew word for tieTools:

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About the name Rebecca in particular

Gender:female
Languages of use:Italian, French, English
Diminutives:Becky
US 2015 rank:#188     ... 186:Adriana, 187:Presley, 188:Rebecca, 189:Destiny, 190:Hayden ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Rebeca, Rebecka, Rebeka, Rebekka     Details
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About Rebecca, the group of names with the same origin as Rebecca

Language of origin:Hebrew
Info about origin:meaning not known for use, maybe from Hebrew ribqah, maybe also Aramaic
 in the Bible Rebecca is the wife of Isaac and the mother of Esau und Jacob
Words:ribqah = to tie  Hebrew
Topics:Old Testament
Variants' top ranks:1:Rebecca England+Wales 1994,  18:Rebeka Hungary 2002,  19:Rebecka Sweden 1998,  27:Rebeca Romania 2009,  38:Rebekka Iceland 2003 to 2007,  78:Rebekah Scotland 2001,  135:Becky USA 1960-1969,  873:Rivka USA 2015
Name variants:Becky, Rebeca, Rebecca, Rebecka, Rebeka, Rebekah, Rebekka, Rivka   Sortable list   Details
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Popularity lists that contain the name Rebecca

SeriesGraphRankings
Australia/NSWGraph2008 100,  2007 87,  2006 97,  2005 75,  2004 79,  2003 50,  2002 39,  2001 26
Austria 1999 58
Canada/British ColumbiaGraph2011 95,  2009 662008 76
DenmarkGraph2008 48,  2007 41,  2006 47,  2005 38,  2004 40,  2003 39,  2002 35,  2001 33,  2000 321999 37,  1998 39,  1997 45,  1996 43
England+WalesGraph2011 88,  2010 82,  2009 77,  2008 65,  2007 46,  2006 36,  2005 33,  2004 26,  2003 25,  2002 18,  2001 15,  2000 12,  1999 9,  1998 9
France 2002 245
IrelandGraph2015 62,  2014 74,  2013 65,  2012 44,  2011 40,  2010 48,  2009 35,  2008 31,  2007 25,  2006 19,  2005 15,  2004 21,  2003 17,  2002 14,  2001 14,  2000 71999 8,  1998 9
ItalyGraph2015 24,  2014 24,  2013 26,  2012 24,  2011 22,  2010 22,  2009 22,  2008 202007 24,  2006 24,  2005 25,  2004 25
New ZealandGraph2011 85,  2010 95,  2009 82,  2008 60
NorwayGraph2011 168,  2010 180,  2009 171,  2008 161,  2001 98,  2000 75,  1999 77,  1998 701997 74
ScotlandGraph2015 53,  2014 40,  2013 36,  2012 34,  2011 29,  2010 38,  2009 33,  2008 17,  2007 15,  2006 12,  2005 9,  2004 11,  2003 13,  2002 11,  2001 8,  2000 5,  1999 21998 3
SwedenGraph2011 87,  2010 75,  2004 45,  2002 37,  2001 272000 29
USA decadesGraph2000-2009 71,  1990-1999 24,  1980-1989 22,  1970-1979 131960-1969 41
USA prevalence 1990 34
USA yearlyGraph2015 188,  2014 183,  2013 177,  2012 157,  2011 148,  2010 137,  2009 132,  2008 119,  2007 105,  2006 96,  2005 81,  2004 70,  2003 63,  2002 54,  2001 46,  2000 39,  1999 38,  1998 30,  1997 26,  1996 24,  1995 28,  1994 24,  1993 22
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