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