Rafael

Colors Related to this Name: Green

Qualities Related to this Name: Philosophical, Spiritual

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #287 in 2013 and #293 in 2014.

Famous People

Rafael Nadal (Tennis Player), Rafael Palmeiro (Baseball Player), Rafael Furcal (Baseball Player), Rafael Yglesias (Writer), Rafael Osuna (Tennis Player), Rafael Feldman (Movie Actor), Rafael Storm (Movie Actor)

Meaning

In Spanish

Origin: From Hebrew רָפָאֵל ‎(Rāfāʾēl).

Meaning(s):

-( male name).

In German

Meaning(s):

-( male name), a less common spelling of Raphael.

In Swedish

Origin: From Hebrew רָפָאֵל ‎(Rāfāʾēl).

Meaning(s):

-( male name) of biblical origin; sometimes used as a Christianized form of Ragnvald.

In Catalan

Origin: From Hebrew רָפָאֵל ‎(Rāfāʾēl).

Meaning(s):

-Raphael (biblical character)

-( male name), similar to the English (Raphael)

In Finnish

Origin: From Hebrew רָפָאֵל ‎(Rāfāʾēl).

Meaning(s):

-( male name)

In Portuguese

Origin: From Hebrew רָפָאֵל ‎(Rāfāʾēl).

Meaning(s):

-( male name)

-(Raphael) (archangel)