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Mickey (girl)

What does Mickey mean?

Mickey Pronunciation of Mickey [mick-ey] as a girls' name (also used more commonly as boys' name Mickey) has its root in Hebrew, and the meaning of the name Mickey is "who is like God?". Mickey is a variant form of Michaela (Hebrew): Latin feminine variation of Michael.


Mickey has 7 variants: Mekea, Micaiah, Mickee, Micki, Mickie, Micky and Mikki.

5 more different relations via Michaela: Micaela, Michael, Michal, Michele and Mike.

2 masculine forms: Michael and Mike.

Creative forms:
(female) Mecey, Misey, ..

(male) Micker, Mickki, ..

Middle name pairings:
Mickey Sloane (M.S.), ..

How popular is Mickey?

Mickey is a very popular first name for females (#1470 out of 4276, Top 34%) and also a very popular last name for all people (#7186 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Mickey entered the list in 1900-1909 and reached its peak position of #657 in the U.S. in the 1940s, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mickey name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Mickey outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular variation forms of Mickey are Michaela (#496 the previous year), Micaela (#1133), Mickie, Micki, Mikki, Michele, Michael and Michal. Adoption of these relations of Mickey was widespread among parents 5 decades ago (usage of 0.4%) and is now significantly less, with forms like Michael falling out of fashion.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mickey, Micaela, Michael, Michaela, Michal in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Michele, Micki, Mickie, Mikki in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Michaela outside U.S.

Similar Names

Mickey is pronounced similarly to Mckay, Mica, Micah, Mika, Miki and Mikko. Other suggested similar names are Beckey, Bianey, Billey, Birdey, Cacey, Cissey, Eiley, Gipsey, Jackey, Kacey, Kiley, Kittey (see Katherine), Lacey, Libbey, Lilley, Lindey, Linsey, Macee, Macey, Macie, Macy, Maggey, Maicey, Maicy, Maisey, Malke, Marcey, Margey, Marjey (see Margaret), Markee, Marley, Marney, Marsey, Mazey, Mercey, Mersey, Michee, Michela, Michi, Micole, Midge, Milka, Milke, Millee, Mindy, Minne, Minnee, Minty, Mireya, Mirka, Missy, Misty, Mitzee, Nicky, Nikkey, Rickee, Ricky, Ripley, Sidney, Sivney, Sokey, Sukey, Tacey, Tilley, Timmey, Vickee, Vickey, Vicky and Vikkey. These names tend to be less commonly used than Mickey.

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