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pinWhat does Micah mean?

Micah /mic-ah/ as a boys' name (also used less widely as girls' name Micah) is pronounced MYE-cah. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Micah is "who is like God?". Biblical: a prophet and writer of the Book of Micah. Also used as a variant of Michael.


pinVariations

Micah has 4 variants: Mikal, Mike, Mikey and Mycah.

Micah has 48 more relations via Michael: Maik, Makai, Meical, Micael, Mical, Micha, Michaelangelo, Michail, Michal, Michale, Miche, Micheal, Michel, Michelangelo, Michele, Michelet, Michiel, Mick, Mickey, Micky, Miesha, Miguel, Mihai, Mihail, Mihailo, Mihaly, Mihangel, Mikael, Mikel, Mikell, Mikhail, Mikhalis, Mikhos, Mikkel, Miko, Mikol, Miky, Miquel, Mischa, Misha, Mitch, Mitchell, Mychael, Mychal, Mykal, Myke, Mykel and Mykell.

Kreatif forms: Macah, Mecah, Mocah. [more]

pinHow popular is Micah?

Micah is a very prominent first name for males (#520 out of 1220, Top 43%) but an unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Charted below is the baby name popularity of Micah for boys. Micah entered the list in 1960-1969 and reached its apex position of #103 in the U.S. in the year 2012, and is at #109 presently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Micah name in U.S.

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

Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the boy name Micah and corresponding names. Michael (#7 2 years ago), Miguel (#146), Mitchell (#504), Makai (#712), Micheal (#811), Mike (#970), Mikhail, Mitch, Mikel, Mykel, Mychal, Mikal, Michel, Michele, Mickey, Mikael and Michale are the popular varying forms of Micah (#109 2 years ago). Adoption of these forms of Micah was widespread during 1960-1969 (usage of 0.3716%) and is somewhat less today (usage 0.2078%, down 44.1%). Michael is more ubiquitous than the rest, although Miguel appears to be getting popular too, while versions like Micheal, Mitchell, Mike, Mickey and Michel used to be popular. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Micah, Makai, Michael, Michale, Micheal in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Michel, Michele, Mickey, Miguel, Mikal in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Mike, Mikel, Mikhail, Mitch, Mitchell in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Mychal, Mykel in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Micah, Michael, Mikael, Mitchell outside U.S.

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