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pinWhat does Miguel mean?

Miguel /mi-guel/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Old French origin. Variant of Michael (Hebrew) "who is like God?"


Miguel has 1 variant: Migelly.

Miguel has 49 more different relations via Michael: Maik, Makai, Meical, Micael, Mical, Micha, Michaelangelo, Michail, Michal, Michale, Miche, Micheal, Michel, Michelangelo, Michele, Michelet, Michiel, Mick, Mickey, Micky, Miesha, Mihai, Mihail, Mihailo, Mihaly, Mihangel, Mikael, Mike, Mikel, Mikell, Mikey, Mikhail, Mikhalis, Mikhos, Mikkel, Miko, Mikol, Miky, Miquel, Mischa, Misha, Mitch, Mitchell, Mychael, Mychal, Mykal, Myke, Mykel and Mykell.

Kreatif forms: Maguel, Meguel, Migal. [more]

pinHow popular is Miguel?

Miguel is a very popular first name for males (#150 out of 1220, Top 12%) and also a very popular surname for both adults and children (#4484 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Miguel for boys. Miguel reached its peak position of #86 in the U.S. in 2000, and is currently at #146. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)

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

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

Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of Miguel and corresponding names. Makai (#712 the previous year), Michael (#7), Michale, Micheal (#811), Michel, Michele, Mickey, Mikael, Mike (#970), Mikel, Mikhail, Mitch, Mitchell (#504), Mychal and Mykel are the prominent related forms of Miguel (#146 the previous year). Usage of these boy names was at its most widespread during the years 1960-1969 (usage of 0.4001%) and has become significantly lower since (usage 0.1781%, 55.5% less), with versions such as Micheal, Michel, Mike, Mitch and Mitchell falling out of style. Makai (#712) and Miguel (#146) are two of the more fashionable names for newborns here. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)

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

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Michel, Michele, Mickey, Mike, Mikel in U.S.

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

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

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A suggested similar baby name is Niguel. This name tends to be less commonly used than Miguel.