Rafeal name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Rafeal mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Rafeal

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Washington, U.S., the name Rafeal means "God is healer".
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Notable Persons Named Rafeal

Notable Persons Named Rafeal

Gabriel Celaya

He was most active from 20 to 20. Gabriel was given the name Rafeal Gabriel Juan Múgica Celaya Leceta in Hernani. Gabriel is also known as Rafeal Gabriel Juan Múgica Celaya Leceta. He left this life in 1991.

Rafeal Clements

Rafeal Clements is a sports team member for the Long Buckby A.F.C.


Fun Facts about the name Rafeal

  • How Popular is the name Rafeal? Rafeal is the 11,489th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Rafeal have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 919 babies born with the first name Rafeal in the United States. That's more than enough people named Rafeal to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Rafeal? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1930 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Rafeal first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Rafeal is Friday, October 24th, 1890.
  • What year had the most people named Rafeal born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rafeal was in 1989 with a total of 43 babies.
  • Random Rafeal Factoid: According to the 1988 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Rafeal is not a popular baby boy's name in Georgia. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Georgia have the same name in 1988.
  • Weird things about the name Rafeal: The name spelled backwards is Laefar. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Larefa. How do you pronounce that?
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