This name derives from the Hebrew “Rāḫēl > râchêl” (Biblical Greek: Rhākhḗl’ Ῥαχήλ’), meaning “ewe, female sheep, one with purity.” Rachel is Jacob’s favorite wife and one of the three Biblical Patriarchs, and Joseph and Benjamin’s mother. She was the daughter of Laban and the younger sister of Leah, Jacob’s first wife. Jacob was her first cousin, and she was the youngest niece of Rebekah. According to the United States, Social Security card applications in 2005, the name of Rachel was 38th of the top 100 names chosen by parents for their baby girls.
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Popularity & Ranking
United States Ranking #14573
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New Age Curiosities
Numerological Values: #7
Number 7 individuals are analytical and inquisitive. They have a thirst for knowledge and often make great academics, researchers or scientists. They have a strong sense of independence and tend to do things their own way. Number 7 individuals are believed to be self-reliant and may come across as reserved.
Chakra Number: #7 Crown Chakra "Sahasrara"
Violet is the color of the crown chakra and it is the color of cosmic awareness and cosmic consciousness. It is a unifying color, the color of oneness and spirituality. The energy of this color is very healing and can soothe away pain. Learn more about this powerful spiritual color.
Color meaning: Violet
The color violet relates to the imagination and spirituality. It stimulates the imagination and inspires high ideals. It is an introspective color, allowing us to get in touch with our deeper thoughts. The difference between violet and purple is that violet appears in the visible light spectrum, or rainbow, whereas purple is simply a mix of red and blue. Violet has the highest vibration in the visible spectrum.
Notable People and Personalities
Rachele Bastreghi, Italian Singer-songwriter And Musician