Meaning and name origin
Miguela \m(i)-gue-la\ as a girl's name is of Hebrew and French origin, and the meaning of Miguela is "who is like God?". Miguela is a variant of Michaela (Hebrew): Latin feminine form of Michael. Also a variant of Michelle (French, Hebrew): a popular name when it was first used in the 1940s, and made even more so by the Beatles' famous song "Michelle" in the 1970s.
Miguela is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Miguela and its source forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Michelle (#187) and Michaela (#478). (2014 statistics).