Name Rafael

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Rafael

Rafael is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Rafael

Rafael is a Hebrew name and an archangel in the bible.

Meaning of Rafael

Rafael means “God heals” (from “rafa” = to heal + “el/אֵל” = God).

Pronunciation of Rafael

Variants of the name Rafael

Rafaël Raffael Raphael Raphaël

Rafael in the categories

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Name Statistic: Rafael is ranked #259 overall ↓ -23

  • 🇫🇷 France: 72 ↓ -15
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 110 ↑ 2
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 200 ↓ -13
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 223 ↔ 0
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 266 ↑ 1
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 332 ↓ -22
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 347 ↑ 7
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 515 ↓ -7
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 588 ↓ -4
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 627 ↓ -2
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 722 ↓↓ -212
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 753 ↓ -47
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 901 ↓↓ -142
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 949 ↓↓ -177
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 969 ↓↓ -433
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 985 ↓ -61
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 998 ↑↑ 1634
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 1400 ↓↓ -168
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 6871 ↑↑ 428

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Name Rafael

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