"to tie, bind"

Rebekah Origin and Meaning

The name Rebekah is a girl's name of German origin meaning "to tie, bind".

Many parents prefer this spelling of Rebecca, used in some versions of the Bible. Still, it's slipped considerably since its heyday in the eighties and nineties.

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Famous People Named Rebekah

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  • Rebekah SullivanAmerican technologist/broadcast engineer
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Rebekah in Pop Culture

  • Rebekah Mikaelsoncharacter on TV's "The Vampire Diaries" & ''The Originals''

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