Rivkah

Rivkah - A very unique female name



  Nov 12,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Rivkah, meaning maiden, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1955 on position #2034. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Rivkah and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Rivkah? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Rivkah. The baby girl name Rivkah was given to 16 baby girls in 2012, ranking #3321 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 88,328 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Rivkah peaked in popularity 64 years ago in 1955 on position 2034.



Famous with this name

Rivkah Brown
Rivkah Raven Wood


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Rivkah is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Rivkah is currently topping the baby name charts in New Jersey at position #879 - and is the least popular in New York at position #1,710.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Rivkah is where you live.


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Rivkah origin and meaning

Rivkah is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means maiden. To see famous people named Rivkah, pop culture references for the name Rivkah and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Rivkah

We've found the following names that sound similar to Rivkah, sorted by popularity.

Rebecca / Rebekah / Rebeca / Rivka / Rivky / Rebecka / Refugia / Rebeka / Rifka / Refugio /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20123321
20114432
20102861
20092695
20083329
20072782
20063475
20053496
20043415
20033607
20023284
20013742
20003041
19993060
19983239
19972867
19962410
19953108
19943506
19933349
19913394
19902556
19892759
19883006
19872469
19862767
19852493
19842604
19832633
19822350
19812777
19802582
19792509
19782413
19772418
19752267
19742406
19722523
19702945
19692484
19552034

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New Jersey879
New York1710

Even more about Rivkah


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Rivkah a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Rivkah?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1955
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Rivkah
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 88,328
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1955
2012 births +16

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