What does Mikael mean?
Mikael /mi-kael/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name. Mikael's root is Hebrew, and the name Mikael means "who is like God?". Mikael is an alternate spelling of Michael (Hebrew). Mikhael is a conventional last name.
Mikael has 21 more different forms via Michael: Makai▲, Michail, Michal, Miche, Micheal▼, Michel▼, Michele, Michiel, Mickey▼, Miguel▲, Mihai, Mihail, Mihailo, Mihaly, Mihangel, Mike▼, Mikey, Mikhos, Miko, Miky and Myke.Kreatif forms: Makael, Milkael, Mokael. [more]
How popular is Mikael?
Mikael is an uncommonly occurring first name for men. Mikael is also an unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Mikael for boys. Mikael reached its peak rank of #55 in Sweden in 1998, but is not listed at the moment. (Top 100 Birth Names Statistics, 2013)
Shown below is a comparison of the usage of the boy name Mikael and affiliated names. Makai (#712 last year), Michael (#7), Micheal (#811), Michel, Michele, Mickey, Miguel (#146), Mike (#970), Mikel, Mikhail and Mykel are the popular related forms of Mikael. Forms like Mikkel are uncommon. Adoption of these boy names was at its peak during 1950-1959 (usage of 0.4359%) and has become much less since (usage 0.1962%, down 55%), with the versions Micheal, Michel, Mickey, Mike and Mikel becoming somewhat dated. Makai (#712) and Miguel (#146) are two of the more fashionable birth names here. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Mikael is pronounced similarly to Mikal. Like Mikael, this name is not commonly used.