Rachael Name Meaning & Origin

Rachael

Pronunciation: RAY-chəl (key)

Origin of the name Rachel:

From the Ecclesiastic Late Latin and the Ecclesiastic Greek Rhachēl, which is derived from the Hebrew rāchēl (ewe).

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Rae, Ray, Rach, Rachie, Rai

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