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Rebekah Name Meaning and Origin

Rebekah Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

Captivating, Enchanting, To Bind

Name Origin


Rebekah is a Hebrew name meaning 'to bind' or 'to ensnare'. It is also associated with the idea of captivating or enchanting others. The name has biblical origins and is most famously known as the wife of Isaac in the Old Testament.

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Rebekah Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Rebekah is easy to pronounce with clear syllables and a pleasant flow.

Name Melody Rating:

The name Rebekah has a balanced rhythm with emphasis on the first syllable, making it melodious.

Famous People Named Rebekah

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● Rebekah Vardy

Rebekah Vardy is a British media personality and the wife of professional footballer Jamie Vardy. She is known for her appearances on reality TV shows and her advocacy work on social issues.

● Rebekah Brooks

Rebekah Brooks is a British journalist and former newspaper editor. She was a prominent figure in the News International phone hacking scandal and later became CEO of News UK.

● Rebekah Mercer

Rebekah Mercer is an American political donor and part of the Mercer family known for their contributions to conservative causes and candidates in the US.

Rebekah Name Popularity Insights

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Potential Negative Connotations of Rebekah

The name Rebekah does not typically evoke negative characters or cultural symbols. However, some may associate it with the biblical character's controversial actions or other media personalities with the same name.

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