What does Misha mean?
Misha /mi-sha/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Misha) is pronounced MEE-sha. It is of Russian origin. Nickname for Michael. See also Mike. Celebrity dancer Mikhail Baryshnikov; musician Misha Dichter.
Misha has 1 variant: Mischa.
Misha has 48 more related variations via Michael, Mike, Mikhail: Maik, Makai▲, Meical, Micael, Mical, Micha, Michaelangelo, Michail, Michal, Michale, Miche, Micheal▼, Michel▼, Michelangelo, Michele, Michelet, Michiel, Mick, Mickey▼, Micky, Miesha, Miguel▲, Mihai, Mihail, Mihailo, Mihaly, Mihangel, Mikael, Mike▼, Mikel▼, Mikell, Mikey, Mikhail, Mikhalis, Mikhos, Mikkel, Miko, Mikol, Miky, Miquel, Mitch▼, Mitchell▼, Mychael, Mychal, Mykal, Myke, Mykel and Mykell.Kreatif forms: Mcasha, Mimca, Mishali. [more]
How popular is Misha?
Misha is a rare given name for males. Misha is a unique last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Popular alternative forms of Misha (outside Top 1000) rated in the Top 1000 are Michael (#7 a year ago), Miguel (#146), Mitchell (#504), Makai (#712), Micheal (#811), Mike (#970), Mitch, Mychal, Mykel, Mikhail, Mikael, Michel, Michele, Mickey, Michale and Mikel. Variants like Michiel are seldom used. These boy names reached the apex of their popularity during the years 1960-1969 (usage of 0.4001%) and have become significantly less popular since (usage 0.1781%, down 55.5%), with forms such as Micheal, Mitchell, Mike, Mikel and Mickey becoming somewhat outmoded. Makai (#712) and Miguel (#146) are two of the more chic baby names in this list. Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of the boy name Misha and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)