Name
MICHAEL

Name MICHAEL

Between 1880 and 2019 there were 5,134,470 births of Michael in the countries below, which represents an average of 36,939 births of children bearing the first name Michael per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 17,689 births.
Version Française disponible ici En Français Prénom Michael Available variants : Michaél , Michaël , Michäel , Michāel

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Information about the first name Michael

The first name Michael is listed in our categories :The first name Michael has been assigned to:
99.65% to boys
0.35% to girls
The country where the first name Michael is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 7 letters including 3 vowels and 4 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Michael

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Michael : Amichel, Camilhe, Chae Lim, Chameli, Chimela, Lachemi, Lemachi, Liam Che, Machiel, Maichel, Mailech, Malechi, Meilach, Micahel, Michale, Micheal, Micheál, Michéal, Mícheál, Michel A, Michela, Michéla

Michael in Japanese *

Romajimaikeru
Katakanaマイケル
Hiraganaまいける
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Michael en Japonais
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Michael in sign language

Michael in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Michael

US English
Etymology src :
  • From Latin Michaēl, Michahēl, from Biblical Hebrew מִיכָאֵל‎ (mîḵāʾēl, literally “who is like God?”).
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  • enPR: mīʹkəl, IPA(key): /ˈmaɪkəl/
  • Rhymes: -aɪkəl
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FR French
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  • IPA(key): /mi.ka.ɛl/
  • IPA(key): /maj.kœl/
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SE Swedish
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Latin
Etymology src :
  • From the Ancient Greek Μῐχᾱήλ (Mikhāḗl), from the Hebrew מִיכָאֵל‎ (mikha'él, “Michael”, literally “Who is like God?”).
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  • Michahēl (the spelling used in some Vulgate)
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  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈmi.kʰa.eːl/, [ˈmɪ.kʰa.eːɫ̪]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈmi.ka.el/, [ˈmiː.ka.ɛl]
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  • Michaēlium
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  • Italian: Michele
  • Old French: MichelFrench: Michel
  • Portuguese: Miguel
  • Albanian: Mëhill
  • Spanish: Miguel
  • Danish: Michael
  • English: Michael
  • Czech: Michael
  • → Finnish: Mikael
  • German: Michael
  • → Icelandic: Mikael
  • Irish: Micheál
  • → Japanese: ミカエル (Mikaeru)
  • → Korean: 미카엘 (Mika-el)
  • → Latvian: Miķelis
  • → Norwegian: Michael
  • → Polish: Michał
  • → Swedish: Michael
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  • Michaeās
  • Michās
DK Danish
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DE German
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  • IPA(key): /ˈmɪ.çaˌʔeːl/, /ˈmɪ.ça.(ʔ)ɛl/
  • Hyphenation: Mi‧cha‧el
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CZ Czech
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  • From Vulgate Latin Michael, Michahel, from Biblical Hebrew מִיכָאֵל‎ (mîḵāʾēl, literally “who is like God?”).
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Popularity of the name Michael

Number of MICHAEL births per year

Total births of Michael by country

Births with the first name Michael
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2018
4,362,012
17,236
ONOntario
1913 - 2017
145,723
6
AUAustralia
1944 - 2019
117,926
4
FRFrance
1900 - 2018
81,391
33
BRBrazil
1930 - 2010
65,752
540
IEIreland
1964 - 2019
54,030
0
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2019
50,173
0
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2018
42,879
0
ATAustria
1984 - 2018
40,185
0
CHSwitzerland
1912 - 2018
39,856
0
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2019
34,631
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2018
17,672
70
NSNew Scotland
1920 - 2019
13,707
0
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
12,927
0
ITItaly
1999 - 2018
11,989
74
DKDenmark
1985 - 2018
8,139
0
ABAlberta
1990 - 2018
5,540
3
NONorway
1945 - 2019
5,110
0
BEBelgium
1995 - 2019
1,674
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2018
1,554
38
PLPoland
2000 - 2019
1,566
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
891
0
SESweden
1998 - 2019
820
0
NLNetherlands
2015 - 2019
301
0
PTPortugal
2014 - 2019
18
0

Total births of Michael by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Michael
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
2018
11,620
0
BRBrazil
2010
1,676
18
GBUnited Kingdom
2018
869
0
DKDenmark
2018
850
0
ITItaly
2018
409
0
CZCzechoslovakia
2016
368
0
ONOntario
2017
351
0
AUAustralia
2019
306
0
IEIreland
2019
302
0
ATAustria
2018
299
0
ABAlberta
2018
84
0
DEGermany
2018
84
0
QCQuebec
2018
75
0
BCBritish Columbia
2019
56
0
NZNew Zealand
2019
56
0
NLNetherlands
2019
51
0
FRFrance
2018
46
0
CHSwitzerland
2018
41
0
PLPoland
2019
34
0
BEBelgium
2019
28
0
NONorway
2019
25
0
SESweden
2019
24
0
ARArgentina
2015
17
0

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Personalities with the first name Michael

There are 1024 personalities with the first name Michael


Michael Jackson
(Michael Joseph Jackson) src

United states of america
Screenwriter Actor Businessperson Poet Entrepreneur Record producer Singer-songwriter Philanthropist Autobiographer Recording artist Beatboxer Musician Choreographer Film director Dancer Film actor


Michael Faraday
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United kingdom United kingdom of great britain and ireland
Physicist Inventor Chemist


Michael Schumacher
src

Germany
Diplomat Motorcycle racer Formula one driver


Chris Pratt
src

United states of america
Actor Voice actor Television actor Film actor


Michael Jordan
(Michael Jeffrey Jordan) src

United states of america
Spokesperson Entrepreneur Basketball player Baseball player Autobiographer


Sylvester Stallone
(Michael Sylvester Gardenzio Stallone) src

United states of america
Screenwriter Film director Film producer Film actor


Kevin Costner
(Kevin Michael Costner) src

United states of america
Voice actor Film director Film producer Television actor Film actor Actor Singer Musician Songwriter Guitarist


Michael Phelps
(Michael Fred Phelps Ii) src

United states of america
Swimmer


Caravage
(Michelangelo Merisi) src

Duchy of milan
Painter


Michael Caine
(Maurice Joseph Micklewhite) src

United kingdom
Film actor



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Michael
Full list of personalities with the first name Michael

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Michael

There are 23577 actors and actresses with the first name Michael
Michael Daisher
Michael Angeles
Michael Strusievici
Michael Algieri
Michael Olshavsky
Michael Bain
Michael May
Michael Ormsby
Michael Manuel Peña
Michael Pitts
Michael Eaborn
Michael T. Wells
Michael Tabet
Michael Len
Michael Rowlands
Michael Chen
Michael Zomick
Michael Steedley
Michael Tommer
Michael Johnston
Michael Barth Edwards
Michael Gohlke
Michael Dillman
Michael Francis-Lynch
Michael Mcelroy
Michael Pandolfo
Michael Drummond
Michael Taber
Michael Tabanyi
Michael Greene

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Michael
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Michael

Rankings of first name MICHAEL by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#4DK Denmark2018
#14US United State of America2018
#14IE Ireland2019
#26ON Ontario2017
#32AT Austria2018
#38CZ Czechoslovakia2016
#43AB Alberta2018
#60AU Australia2019
#68BC British Columbia2019
#74GB United Kingdom2018
#81IT Italy2018
#89NZ New Zealand2019
#93QC Quebec2018
#111DE Germany2018
#140BR Brazil2010
#192PL Poland2019
#198NO Norway2019
#213CH Switzerland2018
#318AR Argentina2015
#320NL Netherlands2019
#358SE Sweden2019
#386BE Belgium2019
#898FR France2018
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#3592BR Brazil2010