What does Midge mean?
Midge /mid-ge/ [1 syll.] as a name for girls is of French and Hebrew origin, and the name Midge means "who is like God?". Midge is an alternate spelling of Michelle (French, Hebrew): feminine of Michael. Compare surname Mudge.
Midge has 35 different forms via Michelle: Chelle, M'chelle, M'shell, Machelle, Mashelle, Me'shell, Mechelle▼, Meechelle, Meshella, Mia▲, Micaela▼, Michaela▲, Michaelina, Michaeline, Michaella, Michal, Michela, Michele▼, Michelina, Micheline, Michell▼, Michella, Micki, Mickie, Miguela, Miguelita, Mikaela▲, Miquela, Misha, Mishaelle, Mishelle, Mychele, Mychelle, Myshell and Myshella.Kreatif forms: Mege, Midme, Milge. [more]
How popular is Midge?
Midge is an uncommonly occurring given name for females. Midge is an equivalently unusual last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Machelle, Mechelle, Mia (#6 last year), Micaela, Michaela (#478), Michele, Michelina, Michell, Michelle (#187), Mickie and Mikaela (#573) are the popular variation forms of Midge (not ranked). These girl names were at the peak of their popularity in 1996 (usage of 0.3965%) and have become much less widespread since (usage 0.2505%, down 36.8%), with the forms Mechelle, Micaela, Michele and Michell becoming less fashionable. Mia (#6), Michaela (#478), Michelle (#187) and Mikaela (#573) are four of the more fashionable birth names in this list. Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of Midge and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Midge is pronounced similarly to Madge▼. This name tends to be more commonly used than Midge.