What does Micah mean?
Micah [mic-ah] as a girls' name (also used more generally as boys' name Micah) is pronounced MYE-cah. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Micah is "who is like God?". Biblical: name of a daughter of King Saul who married King David. Also used as a short form of Michael.
Micah has 1 masculine form: Mike.Creative forms:
(female) Mckah, Micke, ..
(male) Micach, Micke, .. Middle name pairings:
Micah Bailey (M.B.), ..
How popular is Micah?
Micah is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#2413 out of 4276, Top 56%) but an unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Micah was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its top position of #582 in the U.S. in the year 1998, and is currently at #834. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Mika (#1239 in 2015), Myka (#1950) and Michael are the popular variation forms of Micah (#834 in 2015). These relations of Micah were at the height of their popularity 4 decades ago (median #1269) and are almost as popular today, but with the version Michael falling out of fashion. Micah is the most trendy birth name in this list.
Micah▲ is pronounced similarly to Mckay, Mecca, Mica, Micaiah, Mickee, Mickey, Micki, Mickie, Micky, Miki, Mikki and Mikko. Other suggested similar names are Aidah, Ainah, Alicah, Amicah, Binah, Dinah, Eilah, Gilah, Kiah, Kibah, Kivah, Lichah, Lidah, Lilah▲, Linah, Maiah, Maiyah, Malcah, Marah, Mayah, Merah, Mia▲, Miah▲, Mical, Michal, Michi, Mila▲, Milcah, Mima, Mina, Mira▲, Mirah, Miran, Miya▲, Monah, Morah, Myrah, Niah, Rinah, Rivah, Simah, Tinah and Zivah. These names tend to be less commonly used than Micah.See names in meaning and etymology.