Popularity:1451
Origin:Hebrew
Meaning:to bind; tie
Rivka is a baby girl name of Hebrew origin. Meaning “to tie” or “bind,” Rivka is a variation of the ancient Hebrew name Rebecca. If you follow the Hebrew Bible, you’ll recognize Rebecca or Rivka as the wife of Isaac and mother of sons Jacob and Esau. Though this figure has been tied to these titles, Rebecca was more than just a mother and wife. She is believed to have been extremely kind, and never asked for anything in return. Whether you intend to raise baby in the Christian faith or not, the name Rivka is bound by both generosity and wisdom. Baby Rivka can be inspired to care and nurture all of her days.

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