EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish Raquel, from Biblical Hebrew רָחֵל(rāḥēl). Doublet of Rachel.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Raquel

  1. A female given name from Hebrew.

CebuanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish Raquel.

Proper nounEdit

Raquel

  1. a female given name from Spanish
  2. (biblical); Rachel; younger daughter of Laban, sister to Leah, and second wife of Jacob

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronunciationEdit

 
  • IPA(key): (Brazil including São Paulo) /ʁaˈkɛw/, [haˈkɛʊ̯]
    • IPA(key): (Rio) /ʁaˈkɛw/, [χaˈkɛʊ̯]
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /ʁɐˈkɛl/, [ʁɐˈkɛɫ]

Proper nounEdit

Raquel f

  1. (biblical) Rachel (younger daughter of Laban)
  2. A female given name, equivalent to English Rachel

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin Rachel, from Ancient Greek Ῥαχήλ (Rhakhḗl), from Biblical Hebrew רָחֵל(rakhél, ewe).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /raˈkel/, [raˈkel]

Proper nounEdit

Raquel f

  1. Rachel (biblical character)
  2. A female given name from Late Latin [in turn from Ancient Greek, in turn from Biblical Hebrew]