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RATE THIS NAME 4.43

michael

LANGUAGE FAMILY:
afro-asiatic > semitic > central semitic > hebrew
ORIGIN:
hebrew 
NAME ROOT:
Mı̂YKÂ'ÊL > MIKHA'EL > MICHAEL
NATIVE NAME ROOT:
MIKHA'EL (מיכאל)
MEANING:
This name derives from the Hebrew: "mı̂ykâ'êl", derived from the question "mı̂ykâ'êl?" meaning "who is like God?" literally, "who is like El?”. Mikha'el is an archangel associated with defending Israel in the tribulation. The name first appears in the Bible, numbers 13:13, where Sethur the son of Michael is one of twelve spies sent into the land of Canaan. The archangel Michael referred to later in the Bible (Daniel 12:1), is considered a saint by the Roman Catholic Church and Eastern Orthodox Church. September 29th is the feast day of the three archangels, Michael, Gabriel, and Raphael.
KEYWORDS:
BIBLICAL / RELIGION (ARCHANGELS)

Usage

  • catalancatalan
  • czechczech
  • danishdanish
  • dutchdutch
  • englishenglish
  • faroesefaroese
  • finnishfinnish
  • germangerman
  • greenlandicgreenlandic
  • icelandicicelandic
  • irishirish
  • latinlatin
  • norwegiannorwegian
  • old danishold danish
  • old norseold norse
  • old swedishold swedish
  • portugueseportuguese
  • scottishscottish
  • spanishspanish
  • swedishswedish
  • welshwelsh

Related names

VARIANTS
catalan
miguel, miquel
czech
michal, miquel
danish
mikael, mikkel, michel, Mikal, Micael, Mickael
dutch
maikel, michaËl, mikkel, michel, Machiel, Michiel
english
mitchell, miquel
faroese
Mikal, Mikkjal
finnish
mikael, michel, Micael, Mickael, Miikael, Miikkael
german
mikael, mikkel, michel, miquel, Mikail
greenlandic
makaali, mikaali
icelandic
Mikjáll, Mikkjáll, Mikkael
irish
mÍcheÁl, mÌcheal
norwegian
mikael, mikkel, michel, Mikal, Mekal, Mikarl, Micael, Mickael
old norse
Mikjáll
old swedish
michel, Michæl
portuguese
miguel
scottish
mÍcheÁl, mÌcheal, Mìcheil
spanish
miguel
swedish
mikael, mikkel, michel, Mikal, Mikarl, Micael, Mickael, Michelle
FEMININE
czech
michaela, michala
danish
michaela, michela, mikkeline, mikaela, michelle, Mikala, Micala, Mickala, Michel, Michele, Michèle, Michell, Michella
dutch
michelle
english
michaela, mckayla, makayla, michayla, mikayla, mikhaila, michelle, Mikyla, MEKYLA, Mickyla
faroese
Mikala
finnish
michaela, michela, mikaela, michelle, Mikkala, Michel, Michele, Michèle, Michell
german
michaela, michelle
greenlandic
michaela, mikaela, michelle
icelandic
mikaela, Mikaelína, Mikkalína
norwegian
michaela, michela, mikaela, michelle, Mikala, Mikalda, Micaline, Mikaline, Michele, Michell, Michella
portuguese
micaela, miguela
spanish
micaela, miguela
swedish
michaela, michela, mikaela, michelle, Mikala, Mickala, Mikalda, Mikkala, Mikalina, Mikaline, Michel, Michéla, Michele, Michelé, Michéle, Michèle, Michell, Michella, Michellé, Michélle
PET & SHORT FORM
catalan
Quelo
danish
mika, mick, micky, mik
dutch
mick, micky, mik, Chiel, Giel, Gieltje, Magiel, Mieg
english
mike, mickey, mick, mischa, mitch, mykelti, micky, mykel, mik
finnish
mikko, mika, miska, mick, micky, Mikku, Miika, Mikka
german
michi, mika, mick, mischa, mik
greenlandic
mika, mick, Míka, Mikka
norwegian
mika, mick, Miika
portuguese
miguelito, miguelinho, micas, mígui, guel
spanish
miguelito, Migue, Míchel
swedish
mika, mick, micke, micky, mik, Mikku, Miika

Use in other languages

LANGUAGES
ancient greek
Mikhāḗl
armenian
Mikʿayel
basque
mikel, mitxel
belarusian
mikhail, michail
bosnian
mihajlo
bulgarian
mikhail
cornish
myghal
croatian
mihael, mihajlo, mihovil
esperanto
miĤaelo, mikelo
french
michaËl, michel, mickaël
galician
miguel
georgian
mikheil
greek
Michális, Mihális, Michaíl
hawaiian
mikala
hebrew
mikha'el
hungarian - magyar
mihÁly
italian
michele
latvian
miķelis, mihails, Maikls
lithuanian
mykolas
macedonian
mihail
polish
michaŁ
romanian
mihail, mihai
russian
mikhail
sami - lapps
Migál, Mihkkal, Mikkal
serbian
mihail, mihajlo, mihailo
slovak
michal
slovene
mihail, mihael, mihajlo, mihailo, Mihajel, Mihajilo, Mihal, Mihalj, Mihej, Miheil, mihaj
turkish
Mikail
ukrainian
mykhaylo

Geographical spread (only living languages)

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New Age curiosities (only for entertainment purposes)

6
Numerological Values:
6

Number 6 is associated with nurturing, sympathy, balance, civic sense and responsibility. People with name-number 6 place high priority on family. They are also willing to shoulder responsibilities and execute them in the best manner possible.

Chakra Number:
6: The number of the Third Eye "Ajna"

Indigo is the color of the sixth energy centre - your third eye chakra. It is the color that opens the consciousness and brings awareness to higher planes and connects us with the spiritual world. Discover the hidden meanings within this deep blue color.

Color meaning:

The color indigo is the color of intuition and perception and is helpful in opening the third eye. It promotes deep concentration during times of introspection and meditation, helping you achieve deeper levels of consciousness. It is a color which relates to the "New Age" - the ability to use the Higher Mind to see beyond the normal senses with great powers of perception. It relies on intuition rather than gut feeling.

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Name Songs

Song Artist
MICHEL ANOUK
JOHN ET MICHAEL BRIGITTE BARDOT
MICHAEL CORINNE HERMÈS
MICHEL OHGATA DEAD FISH
MICHAEL S'ESTENVOLÉ, S'ESTENVOLÉ DIDIER BARBELIVIEN
MICHAEL ET JIMMY EVA
MICHAEL FRANZ FERDINAND
MICHAEL, ATTENDS-MOI GÉLOU
MICHAEL RENTREDANS L'HISTOIRE GRAZIELLA DE MICHELE
MICHAEL - ROW THE BOAT ASHORE HIGHWAYMEN
MICHAEL PICASSO IAN HUNTER
MICHAEL JACQUES HÉLIAN
MICHAEL JEAN HUMENRY
MICHAEL JENNY ROCK
MICHAEL JOHN WILLIAM
MICHEL LÉO FERRÉ
MICHEL AIMAIT JANINE LUCE KLEIN
DEAR MICHAEL MICHAEL JACKSON
COMPLAINTE À MICHAEL MICHEL POLNAREFF
RECYCLE MICHAEL MRS. KATE CARPENTER
MICHEL TANT PIS PATRICIA
MICHEL + OH MICHEL PATSY GALLANT
MICHAEL - ROW THE BOAT ASHORE PETER,PAUL &MARY
MICHEL COMTE DE GRUYÈRE PIERRE DUDAN
MICHAEL (ARNOLD LANE) RAMON PIPIN
MICHAEL RIKA ZARAÏ
MICHAEL RINGO
CRAZY MAN MICHAEL SANDY DENNY
MICHAEL AND MARIA STEVEN CURTIS CHAPMAN
MICHAEL'S SONG THE CORAL
MICHAEL THE HIGHWAYMEN
MICHAEL VÉRONIQUE RIVIÈRE

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