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Rachel ( Hebrew : רָחֵל ‎ Rāḥêl , meaning ewe [2] ) was a Biblical figure, the favorite of Jacob 's two wives , and the mother of Joseph and Benjamin , two of the twelve progenitors of the tribes of Israel . Rachel's father was Laban . Her older sister was Leah , Jacob's first wife. Her aunt Rebekah was Jacob's mother. [3]