Rafael
Origin/Usage
Hebrew
Pronunciation
rah-fah-EL
Meaning
God heals
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Rafael is a variant of Raphael. Raphael is derived from the Hebrew words 'rafa', which means 'to heal', and 'el', which means 'God or all powerful'.

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