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Michal (boy)

What does Michal mean?

Michal Pronunciation of Michal as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Michal) is of Hebrew derivation, and the name Michal means "who is like God?". Michal is a variant form of Michael (Hebrew).



VARIANTS Micheal, Michale

RELATIONS VIA MICHAEL Meical, Micael, Mical, Micha, Michail, Miche, Michel, Michele, Michelet, Michiel, Mick, Mickey, Micky, Miesha, Miguel, Mihai, Mihail, Mihailo, Mihaly, Mikael, Mikel, Mikell, Mikhail, Mikhalis, Mikhos, Mikkel, Mikol, Miquel, Mischa, Misha, Mitch, Mitchell, Mychael, Mychal, Mykal




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How popular is Michal?

Michal is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#1209 out of 1220, Top 99%) and an even more prominent last name for all people (#26191 out of 150436, Top 17%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Michal was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its apex rank of #974 in the U.S. during the years 1950-1959, but is not in the list currently. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2016)

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

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

Which version is better?

Popular varying forms of Michal are Michael (#8 LAST YEAR), Miguel (#162), Mitchell (#592), Micheal (#897), Mikael (#958), Mikel (#1262), Mikhail (#1376), Mickey (#1748), Mychal, Mychael, Mitch, Miquel, Michale, Micky, Mick, Michiel, Michele, Michel and Mykal. These forms of Michal reached the apex of their popularity in the 1950s (AVERAGE #1106) and have become significantly less common since (#1550, 79%), with forms like Michael falling out of fashion. Michael has been the top favorite, though Mikael has become trendy as well.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Michal, Michael, Michale, Micheal, Michel in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Michele, Michiel, Mick, Mickey, Micky in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Miguel, Mikael, Mikel, Mikhail, Miquel in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mitch, Mitchell, Mychael, Mychal, Mykal in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Michal is pronounced similarly to Mikal. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Bidal, Bilal, Cathal, Deshal (see Deshan), Faical, Fidal, Fingal, Hilal, Jimal, Kimbal, Lindal, Machen, Machin, Machon, Macneal, Macrae, Magal, Manual, Marchall, Marischal, Marschal, Marshal, Mckay, Mcneal, Micah, Michio, Midian, Migdahl, Migdal, Milan, Millar, Mircea, Mishaal, Mishal, Mistral, Mitchel, Mitchill, Mochan, Mycah, Nial, Nichol, Paschal, Vidal and Vital. These names tend to be less frequently used than Michal.

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