What does Macaela mean?
Macaela /ma-cae-la/ as a girls' name. Macaela's root is Hebrew, and the name Macaela means "who is like God?". Macaela is a version of Michaela (Hebrew): Latin feminine transcription of Michael. Compare surname Macali.
How popular is Macaela?
Macaela is an uncommon given name for females. Macaela is an equally rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Macaela and affiliated names. Prominent varying forms of Macaela (outside Top 1000) are Makayla (#123 from recent data), Mckayla (#876), Micaela, Michael, Michaela (#478), Michele, Mikaela (#573) and Mikayla (#320). These forms of Macaela were favored in 1997 (median #389) and are somewhat less popular today (#671, ▼46.2%), with the versions Mckayla, Micaela, Michael and Michele becoming less trendy. Makayla, Michaela, Mikaela and Mikayla are four of the more chic girl names here. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Macaela is alike in pronunciation to Michala, Michela and Miquela. Other suggested similar baby names are Camela, Carmela▼, Daniela▲, Graciela▼, Jamela, Macaria, Machelle, Madalena, Madena, Magali, Magaly, Mahala▼, Mahalla, Maidel, Manuela▼, Marcela, Mariela▼, Marvela, Matelda, Mical, Michell▼, Michella, Mychele, Nabeela and Rafaela▼. These names tend to be more commonly used than Macaela.