Reeva Name Meaning & Origin

Reeva

Pronunciation: REE-və (key)

Origin of the name Rebecca:

From the Ecclesiastic Late Latin and Ecclesiastic Greek Rhebekka, which is derived from the Hebrew ribbqāh (noose), from rabak (to bind, to tie). The name, borne in the Bible by the wife of Isaac, was not used in England until after the Reformation in the 16th century.

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A variant of the Sanskrit name Reva, which means "one that moves"
A variant of Riva, which is a diminutive of Rivka (Rebecca)

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Reeva Steenkamp (1983-2013), South African model

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