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The name Rebekah is of Hebrew origin, and is a variation of Rebecca.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Rebekah has been given to baby girls in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby girls in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Rebekah
Use of the Name Rebekah for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
61,357 60,217 47,151 18,395 7,996 2,826 1,350
The table below indicates the number of times the name Rebekah has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Rebekah first appeared in the top thousand girl or boy names during 1883, which is the first year shown on the table.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to girls or boys, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Rebekah
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
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194794788  
194895983  
194991096  
195089798  
1951724146  
1952683171  
1953653190  
1954656197  
1955658202  
1956659210  
1957693208  
1958705197  
1959705202  
1960728194  
1961763187  
1962708213  
1963746191  
1964707215  
1965631240  
1966588258  
1967558285  
1968579274  
1969534342  
1970518374  
1971419505  
1972389540  
1973305761  
19742501,023  
19752271,071  
19762071,188  
19772001,325  
19781931,342  
19791781,519  
19801621,729  
19811481,905  
19821432,056  
19831521,901  
19841571,798  
19851601,787  
19861531,834  
19871611,730  
19881681,689  
19891541,868  
19901492,042  
19911472,059  
19921452,100  
19931482,102  
19941522,156  
19951572,060  
19961462,217  
19971532,045  
19981552,019  
19991572,058  
20001731,887  
20011891,719  
20022111,564  
20032191,476  
20042371,350  
Totals:  61,357 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Rebekah as a girl's name nearly 100% of the time and hardly ever as a boy's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are somewhat lower than actual counts because the name Rebekah appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 60 times during the last 125 years.

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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