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Rachael Meaning


What does Rachael mean?

The name Rachael is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Rachael is "ewe, female sheep".

Rachael is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 7 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Ra-cha-al.

The Given Name Rachael

Rachael is a variant of Rachel. See Rachel for further details.

Rachael appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.

A name fit for a child full of spirit and distinction, a little experimenter.

Rachael is unique yet compelling due to its mesmerizing and appealing nature.

Rachael falls into the animal name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Rachael Leigh Cook, and Rachael Sporn.

Rachael Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 1,807 in baby name popularity for girls with 112 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,794 in baby name popularity for girls with 116 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

View the Rachael Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Rachael has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Rachael to other names.

Rachael Related Names

Rachael is a variant of Rachel.

Famous Rachaels

  • Rachael Leigh Cook ~ Actress
  • Rachael Sporn ~ Basketball Player

Rachael Numerology

What will your new littleRachael be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Rachael are often knowing and precious but most of all they are read more >>

Rachael Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Rachael in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Rachael.

Just for fun, see the name Rachael in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Rachael in Nautical Flags page.