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michel

FORM OF:
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

  • danishdanish
  • dutchdutch
  • finnishfinnish
  • frenchfrench
  • germangerman
  • norwegiannorwegian
  • old swedishold swedish
  • swedishswedish

Related names

VARIANTS
danish
michael, mikael, mikkel, Mikal, Micael, Mickael
dutch
michael, maikel, michaËl, mikkel, Machiel, Michiel
finnish
michael, mikael, Micael, Mickael, Miikael, Miikkael
french
michaËl, mickaël
german
michael, mikael, mikkel, miquel, Mikail
norwegian
michael, mikael, mikkel, Mikal, Mekal, Mikarl, Micael, Mickael
old swedish
michael, Michæl
swedish
michael, mikael, mikkel, Mikal, Mikarl, Micael, Mickael, Michelle
FEMININE
danish
michaela, michela, mikkeline, mikaela, michelle, Mikala, Micala, Mickala, Michel, Michele, Michèle, Michell, Michella
dutch
michelle, Michaëlla
finnish
michaela, michela, mikaela, michelle, Mikkala, Michel, Michele, Michèle, Michell
french
michÈle, michelle
german
michaela, michelle
norwegian
michaela, michela, mikaela, michelle, Mikala, Mikalda, Micaline, Mikaline, Michele, Michell, Michella
swedish
michaela, michela, mikaela, michelle, Mikala, Mickala, Mikalda, Mikkala, Mikalina, Mikaline, Michel, Michéla, Michele, Michelé, Michéle, Michèle, Michell, Michella, Michellé, Michélle
PET & SHORT FORM
danish
mika, mick, micky, mik
dutch
mick, micky, mik, Chiel, Giel, Gieltje, Magiel, Mieg
finnish
mikko, mika, miska, mick, micky, Mikku, Miika, Mikka
german
michi, mika, mick, mischa, mik
norwegian
mika, mick, Miika
swedish
mika, mick, micke, micky, mik, Mikku, Miika

Use in other languages

LANGUAGES
ancient greek
Mikhāḗl
armenian
Mikʿayel
basque
mikel, mitxel
belarusian
michal, michail, Michaś
bosnian
mihajlo
bulgarian
mikhail
catalan
michael, miguel, miquel
cornish
myghal
croatian
mihael, mihajlo, mihovil
czech
michael, michal, miquel
english
michael, mitchell, miquel
esperanto
miĤaelo, mikelo
faroese
michael, Mikal, Mikkjal
galician
miguel
georgian
mikheil
greek
Michális, Mihális, Michaíl
greenlandic
michael, makaali, mikaali
hawaiian
mikala
hebrew
mikha'el
hungarian - magyar
mihÁly
icelandic
michael, Mikjáll, Mikkjáll, Mikkael
irish
michael, mÍcheÁl, mÌcheal
italian
michele
latin
michael
latvian
miķelis, mihails, Maikls
lithuanian
mykolas
macedonian
mihail
old danish
michael
old norse
michael, Mikjáll
polish
michaŁ
portuguese
michael, miguel
romanian
mihail, mihai
russian
mikhail
sami - lapps
Migál, Mihkkal, Mikkal
scottish
michael, mÍcheÁl, mÌcheal, Mìcheil
serbian
mihail, mihajlo, mihailo
slovak
michal
slovene
mihail, mihael, mihajlo, mihailo, Mihajel, Mihajilo, Mihal, Mihalj, Mihej, Miheil, mihaj
spanish
michael, miguel
turkish
Mikail
ukrainian
mykhaylo
welsh
michael

Geographical spread (only living languages)

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New Age curiosities (only for entertainment purposes)

5
Numerological Values:
5

If the chosen name for your baby has a number value of 5, it suggests brilliance, enthusiasm, energy and versatility. These individuals are believed to be adventurous and love their freedom. They like challenges and get bored with routine. They often need several activities to keep their active mind occupied.

Chakra Number:
5: The number of the Throat Chakra "Vishuddha"

The throat chakra is the fifth chakra and its color is blue. It is one the three primary colors. The main energy of blue is communication and it is the color used to soothe the soul. Explore this Divine color in depth, learn what it means and what it represents.

Color meaning:

The color blue is one of trust, honesty and loyalty. It is sincere, reserved and quiet, and doesn't like to make a fuss or draw attention. Blue hates confrontation, and likes to do things in its own way. From a color psychology perspective, blue is reliable and responsible. This color exhibits an inner security and confidence. You can rely on it to take control and do the right thing in difficult times. It has a need for order and direction in its life, including its living and work spaces.

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Name Songs

Song Artist
C'EST L'ARMÉE D'MICHEL CLAUDE FONFRÈDE FEAT. DOMINIQUE BECKER
LA MÈRE MICHEL COLETTE RENARD
LA MÈRE MICHEL OU C'EST LA MÈRE MICHEL DOMINIQUE DIMEY
POTE MICHEL GROS MENÉ
LA MÈRE MICHEL OU C'EST LA MÈRE MICHEL JACKY GALOU
LA MÈRE MICHEL OU C'EST LA MÈRE MICHEL JEAN SABLON
UN MICHEL JOYEUX URBAINS
GROS MICHEL LES FRÈRES À CH'VAL
PETIT MICHEL MICHEL CONTE
LA MÈRE MICHEL OU C'EST LA MÈRE MICHEL MICHÈLE BERNARD 
LA MÈRE MICHEL OU C'EST LA MÈRE MICHEL NICOLE RIEU 
UN MONDE PLUS HAUT (À MICHEL B) RENAUD HANTSON
LA MÈRE MICHEL SOPHIE MAKHNO
POUR LES MICHEL VÉRONIQUE SANSON
LA MÈRE MICHEL VINCENT MALONE
Allô, allô, petit Michel + Cowboy Michel WILLIE LAMOTHE
LA MÈRE MICHEL YAN FEAT. LES ABEILLES

Notable people and personalities​

Michel Aflaq (1910–1989), Syrian Founder Of The Ba'ath Ideology
Michel Aoun, (born 1935), Lebanese Army Commander
Michel Bakhoum (1913–1981), Egyptian Consulting Civil Engineer
Michel Bernanos (1923–1964), French Poet And Fantasy Writer
Michel Cadotte (1764–1837), French-canadian Businessman
Michel Camilo (born 1954), Dominican Pianist And Composer
Michel Chiha (1891–1954), Lebanese Thinker, Banker, Politician, Writer And Journalist
Michel Corneille The Younger (1642–1708), French Painter, Etcher And Engraver
Michel Corrette (1707–1795) French Organist, Composer And Author
Michel De Certeau (1925–1986), French Jesuit And Scholar
Michel Drucker (born 1942), French Journalist And Tv Host
Michel Foucault (1926–1984), French Philosopher, Historian And Sociologist
Michel Galabru (born 1924), French Actor
Michel Godard (born 1960), French Tuba Player And Jazz Musician
Michel Godbout, Canadian News Anchor
Michel Gondry (born 1963), French Academy Award Winning Screenwriter
Michel Henry (1922–2002), French Philosopher And Novelist
Michel Houellebecq (born 1958), French Writer
Michel Joachim Marie Raymond (1755–1798), French General
Michel Legrand (born 1932), French Musical Composer, Arranger, Conductor, And Pianist
Michel Ney (1769–1815), French Military Commander During The French Revolutionary
Michel Petrucciani (1962–1999), French Jazz Pianist
Michel Platini (born 1955), French Former Football Manager And Player
Michel Polnareff (born 1944), French Singer
Michel Rocard (born 1930), French Politician
Michel Rojkind (born 1969), Mexican Architect
Michel Sulaiman (born 1948), Lebanese General Commander
Michel Tapié (1909–1987), French Critic, Curator, And Collector Of Art
Michel Teló (born 1981), Brazilian Singer
Michel Therrien (born 1963), Canadian, Head Coach Of The Nhl's Pittsburgh Penguins
Michel Van Oostrum (born 1966), Dutch Footballer