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6k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010

Rivka

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How popular is the baby name Rivka in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1949 5 5 0
1950 14 14 0
1951 12 12 0
1952 15 15 0
1953 16 16 0
1954 11 11 0
1955 8 8 0
1956 7 7 0
1957 13 13 0
1958 11 11 0
1959 14 14 0
1960 18 18 0
1961 18 18 0
1962 13 13 0
1963 20 20 0
1964 18 18 0
1965 19 19 0
1966 20 20 0
1967 23 23 0
1968 28 28 0
1969 28 28 0
1970 30 30 0
1971 34 34 0
1972 43 43 0
1973 46 46 0
1974 53 53 0
1975 61 61 0
1976 71 71 0
1977 55 55 0
1978 69 69 0
1979 62 62 0
1980 71 71 0
1981 72 72 0
1982 52 52 0
1983 79 79 0
1984 85 85 0
1985 73 73 0
1986 82 82 0
1987 101 101 0
1988 100 100 0
1989 92 92 0
1990 108 108 0
1991 85 85 0
1992 96 96 0
1993 108 108 0
1994 106 106 0
1995 116 116 0
1996 119 119 0
1997 127 127 0
1998 124 124 0
1999 143 143 0
2000 149 149 0
2001 138 138 0
2002 177 177 0
2003 176 176 0
2004 195 195 0
2005 189 189 0
2006 194 194 0
2007 207 207 0
2008 216 216 0
2009 235 235 0
2010 247 247 0
2011 266 266 0
2012 251 251 0
2013 270 270 0
2014 293 293 0
2015 316 316 0

Fun Facts about the name Rivka

  • How many people with the first name Rivka have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 6,313 babies born with the first name Rivka in the United States. That's more than enough people named Rivka to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Rivka? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1949 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Rivka first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Rivka is Wednesday, November 20th, 1878.
  • What year had the most people named Rivka born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rivka was in 2015 with a total of 316 babies.
  • Random Rivka Factoid: According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Rivka ranks 87th in popularity as a baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, 193 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2015.
  • Weird things about the name Rivka: Your name in reverse order is Akvir. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ivkar. How do you pronounce that?
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Popularity of Rivka as a first name

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Rivka" mean? The list below shows the origins of Rivka as well as things modernly associated with the name Rivka such as celebrities named Rivka.

Hebrew

Origin and Meaning of Rivka

The name "Rivka" is of Hebrew origin, and it means "Snare". It's a name commonly given to girls.

  1. A female given name

Notable Persons With the Name Rivka

Rivka Galchen

Rivka Galchen is a notable person. Rivka was born on April 19th, 1976 in Toronto, Canada.

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Rivka Michaeli

Rivka Michaeli is an actress, comedian, television hostess, and entertainer. Rivka was born on April 14th, 1938 in Jerusalem.

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Rivka Carmi

Rivka Carmi is an important person. Rivka was born in 1948.

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Rivka Oxman

Rivka Oxman is a famous person.

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Rivka Zohar

Rivka Zohar is a leading individual. Rivka was born on June 30th, 1948 in Acre, Israel.

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Rivka Neumann

Rivka Neumann is a notable somebody. Rivka was born on May 12th, 1956.

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  • Rivka Kerne
    (important person)
  • Rivka Bertisch Meir
    (important individual)

What does the name Rivka mean?

Ris for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

Iis for ideas, that you bring to life.

Vis for volunteer, your giving side.

Kis for keen, your sense of honesty.

Ais for adaptable, for the world is full of unique challenges

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