To Bind

Hebrew, English

Bright, Victorious, Jubilant

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Rebecca derives from the Hebrew name Rivqah, and means ‘to Bind’, ‘to Ensnare’ or ‘Noose’.

In the Bible, Rebecca is the mother of Jacob (later known as Israel), and her name is also spelt as Rebekah in certain translations.

Some nice variations include Rebe (Spanish), Becca (English), Refika (Turkish), Rebbi (German)