What does Michaella mean?
Michaella \micha(el)-la\ as a girls' name is of Hebrew and French derivation, and the name Michaella means "who is like God?". Michaella is a variant of Michaela (Hebrew): Latin feminine form of Michael. Michaella is also a derivative of Michelle (French, Hebrew).
Michaella has 37 more different forms via Michaela, Michelle: M'chelle, M'shell, Machelle, Mahalya, Mashelle, Mechelle▼, Meechelle, Meshella, Michael▼, Michaele, Michaelina, Michaeline, Michaila, Michal, Michalin, Michayla, Michela, Michele▼, Michelina, Micheline, Michell▼, Michella, Miguela, Mihaela, Mihaila, Mihalia, Mihaliya, Mikelle, Mischaela, Mishaelle, Mishaila, Mishelle, Miskaela, Mychele, Mychelle, Myshell and Myshella.
Michaella is an unusual first name for females. Michaella is an unusual surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted comparison of the usage of the girl name Michaella and related names. Machelle, Makayla (#123 a year ago), Mckayla (#876), Mechelle, Micaela, Michael, Michaela (#478), Michele, Michelina, Michell, Michelle (#187), Mikaela (#573) and Mikayla (#320) are the prominent varying forms of Michaella (#unlisted) ranked in the Top 1000. Adoption of these girl names was at its most widespread in the year 1997 (usage of 0.4485%) and has become significantly less since (usage 0.2648%, down 40.9%), with forms like Mckayla, Mechelle, Micaela, Michele and Michell falling out of style. The more fashionable girl names among these are Makayla (#123), Michaela (#478), Michelle (#187), Mikaela (#573) and Mikayla (#320). (2014 Birth Statistics)
Michaella is pronounced similarly to Michala. Like Michaella, this name is not frequently used.