Origin:Hebrew
Popularity:1575
Meaning:to tie firmly
Hebrew in origin, Rebekah is a feminine name of captivating beauty. Long predating Rebecca, Rebekah is tightly bound to the original Hebrew Rivqah, which stems from the verb rbq, meaning "to tie firmly." Gaining prominence as the wife of Isaac in the Old Testament, Rebekah was acclaimed for her alluring looks, individuality, and virtuous nature. Though certainly not above mistakes, Rebekah is often revered as a hero and righteous woman worthy of mention. As your little one comes into their own, this complex name will remind them that your bond will always stand firm no matter where the world takes them.

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