First name origin & meaning:
Hebrew: Who is like God
First name variations: Michaelina, Michaeline, Michelina, Micaela, Mikaela, Miguela, Michelle, Nichelle, Shelly, Shell, Michal, Micheline, Michelyn, Mikhaeli, Mikaeli, Michaela, Cormac, Cormic, Cormack, Damik, Damyk, Damek, Michail, Mikhail, Mikas, Mikel, Michel, Miguel, Michelangelo, Micah, Michiel, Micha, Mischa, Mitchell, Mitch, Michau, Mikkel, Michel, Michele, Mihon, Mikhos, Mihal, Mike, Mikey, Midge, Mihály, Mikó, Michael, Myckee, Mycki, Myckie, Mycky, Mykee, Mykie, Myky
Last name origins & meanings:
- North German and Dutch: metonymic occupational name from Middle
Low German and Middle Dutch micke ‘(wheat or rye) bread’.
- German (Saxon): from a short form of the Slavic personal
name Mikolaj, a form of Nicholas.
- German (northern
and central): from a byname related to Middle Low German micke
- Irish: reputedly a surname taken to County
Limerick from the Rhine Palatinate in the 18th century.
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