Name Raphael Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Raphael


Raphael is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Raphael?

Raphael is a biblical name and derived from the Hebrew name Rafa’el (רָפָאֵל). He is an archangel in the Old Testament.

What does the name Raphael mean?

Raphael means “God heals” or “God has healed” (from Hebrew “rafá/רָפָא” = to heal/to cure + “el/אֵל” = God).

Pronunciation of Raphael

Variants of the name Raphael

Rafael Rafaël Raffael Raphaël

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Popularity of the name Raphael

The name Raphael is ranked #167 overall. It is very popular with parents-to-be and is often chosen as a baby name.

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