Meaning and Name Origin
Mikel▼ has 36 more related forms via Michael: Maik, Makai▲, Micha, Michaelangelo, Michail, Michal, Michale, Miche, Micheal▼, Michel▼, Michelangelo, Michele, Michelet, Michiel, Mick, Mickey▼, Micky, Miesha, Miguel▲, Mihai, Mihail, Mihailo, Mihaly, Mihangel, Mike▼, Mikey, Mikhalis, Mikhos, Miko, Miky, Mischa, Misha, Mitch▼, Mitchell▼, Mychal and Myke.
Mikel is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#1006 out of 1220, Top 82%) and an even more prominent surname for both adults and children (#11183 out of 88799, Top 13%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Mikel for boys. Mikel entered the list in 1950-1959 and reached its apex rank of #619 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list currently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of Mikel and associated names. Michael (#7 the previous year), Miguel (#146), Mitchell (#504), Makai (#712), Micheal (#811), Mike (#970), Mitch, Mychal, Mykel, Mikhail, Mikael, Michel, Michele, Mickey and Michale are the prominent varying forms of Mikel. These boy names reached the height of their popularity during 1960-1969 and have become significantly less widespread since, with forms like Micheal, Mitchell, Mike, Michel and Mitch falling out of style. Makai (#712) and Miguel (#146) are two of the more trendy baby names among these. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Mikel▼ is pronounced similarly to Mikal. This name tends to be less commonly used than Mikel.