Rebecca

Origin/Usage
Hebrew
Pronunciation
rə-BEK-ə
Meaning
One who ties and joins

More info about the name "Rebecca"

Rebecca originates in Hebrew language and means "one who ties and joins". In the Bible, Rebecca was an important personality, the wife of Isaac and the mother of Jacob and Esau. In the United States it has always been one of the most popular feminine given names. It was popularized by Daphne du Maurier in her 1938 novel of the same name and a subsequent film directed by Alfred Hitchcock.

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'Rebecca' in Movies

Tag (2018)

Rebecca Crosby

This Is Us

Rebecca Pearson

The Crossing

Rebecca

The Star (2017)

Rebecca

Full House

Rebecca Katsopolis

Cheers

Rebecca Howe

Banshee

Rebecca Bowman

X-Men (2000)

(as Rebecca Romijn-Stamos)

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