Name: Rachav

Origin and Meaning of the Name Rachav

  • Meaning:
    Broad, large
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (rah kahv)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Rachav)
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Miscellaneous Info for Rachav

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  • Used in:
    Hebrew speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    In the Bible Rachav was a prostitute who hid Hebrew spies from the soldiers in Jericho. After the city of Jericho fell, Rachav and her family were accepted into the tribes of Israel.

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