What does Mikey mean?
Mikey [mikey] as a name for boys is of Hebrew derivation, and the meaning of the name Mikey is "who is like God?". Mikey is an alternate form of Micah (Hebrew). Mikey is also a variation of Michael (Hebrew).
25 more alternative forms via Micah, Michael: Maik, Micael, Mical, Micha, Miche, Michel▼, Mick, Miguel, Mihai, Mihaly, Mikael, Mikal, Mike▼, Mikel, Mikell, Mikhos, Mikkel, Mikol, Miquel, Misha, Mitch▼, Mykal, Myke, Mykel and Mykell.Creative forms:
(male) Maykey, Mckey, ..
(female) Miqui, Mire, .. Middle name pairings:
Mikey Cairo (M.C.), ..
How popular is Mikey?
Mikey is an uncommonly occurring given name for males. Mikey is an uncommon last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Popular alternative forms of Mikey (outside Top 2000) are Michael (#9 the previous year), Micah (#108), Miguel (#161), Makai (#681), Mike (#1032), Mikael (#1187), Mikel (#1224), Mickey (#1569), Mitch, Miquel, Mykal, Mykel, Mikal, Mick, Micky and Michel. Other variants, like Mical, are seldom used. These forms of Mikey were at the apex of their popularity 65 years ago (median #1172) and are now significantly less conventional (#1373, ▼75%). Michael has generally been preferred by parents, though Makai has become popular as well, while versions such as Mike have become less contemporary. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Mikey is alike in pronunciation to Mackey, Mccoy, Mcgee, Mckay, Miki and Mikio. Other recommended names are Birkey, Ikey, Kiley, Macey, Markey, Maxey, Miles▲, Miner, Mirek, Morey, Nickey, Rickey▼, Riley and Wiley▼. These names tend to be more commonly used than Mikey.See names in meaning and etymology.