What is the meaning of the name Rachel?

The name Rachel is primarily a female name of Hebrew origin that means Ewe.

Famous Rachels include actresses Rachel Bilson and Rachel Ward and newscaster Rachel Maddow. Rachel Green is an iconic character played by Jennifer Aniston on the TV show "Friends."

Different Spellings of the name Rachel:

Rachal, Raechel, Rachiel

People who like the name Rachel also like:

Charlotte, Abigail, Hannah, Rebecca, Elizabeth, Violet, Chloe, Benjamin, Ethan, Noah, Daniel, Nathan, Caleb, Henry

Names like Rachel:

Rachael, Rachelle, Racquel, Ragle, Raquel, Rasul, Raziel, Raziela, Richelle, Rishelle, Rochelle, Rockwell, Rogelio, Rojelio, Rosalia, Rosalie, Rozalia, Rujula, Rushil, Russell, Rusul

Stats for the Name Rachel

checkmark Rachel is currently #62 on the Baby Names Popularity Charts
checkmark Rachel is currently #239 in U.S. births

Songs about Rachel

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Little Rachel - Eric Clapton
Rachel - Soul Coughing
Rachel Won't You Come - Terry Kitchen
Rachel's Song - James McMurtry
Take Him Back, Rachel - Basia
Ways of Rachel - Eyeless in Gaza