Raphael

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See also: Raphaël

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Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew רָפָאֵל(Rāfāʾēl) meaning "God cures" or "God has healed".

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈɹæ.feɪ.ɛl/, /ˈɹæ.fɪ.əl/
  • (chiefly US) IPA(key): /ɹɑ.fɑɪˈɛl/
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Raphael

  1. An archangel in Christianity, Judaism, and Islam.
  2. A male given name from Hebrew.
  3. A patronymic surname​.
  4. An Italian Renaissance painter.

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Raphael, from Hebrew רָפָאֵל(Rāfāʾēl).

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Raphael m (genitive Raphael or Raphaels)

  1. Raphael (biblical character)
  2. A male given name from Biblical Hebrew, feminine equivalent Rafaela, Raffaela, Raphaela, or Raphaella; variant form Rafael