Meaning and Name Origin
Mychal \m(y)-chal\ as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Mychal). Mychal means "who is like God?". Mychal is a derivative of Michael (Hebrew). Name applicable for both sexes. A somewhat scarce given name for boys.
Mychal has 45 more related forms via Michael: Maik, Makai▲, Meical, Micael, Mical, Micha, Michaelangelo, Michal, Michale, Miche, Micheal▼, Michelangelo, Michelet, Mick, Mickey▼, Micky, Miesha, Miguel▲, Mihai, Mihail, Mihailo, Mihaly, Mihangel, Mikael, Mike▼, Mikel▼, Mikell, Mikey, Mikhail, Mikhalis, Mikhos, Mikkel, Miko, Mikol, Miky, Miquel, Mischa, Misha, Mitch▼, Mitchell▼, Mychael, Mykal, Myke, Mykel and Mykell.
Mychal is a rare given name for males. Mychal is a unique surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Mychal for boys. Mychal was first listed in 1990 and reached its highest position of #826 in the U.S. then, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Shown below is an analysis of the usage of the boy name Mychal and corresponding names. Michael (#7 in 2014), Miguel (#146), Mitchell (#504), Makai (#712), Micheal (#811), Mike (#970), Mitch, Mykel, Mikhail, Mikael, Michel, Michele, Mickey, Michale and Mikel are the prominent varying forms of Mychal. These boy names reached the height of their popularity during 1960-1969 and are now much less popular, with forms such as Micheal, Mitchell, Mike, Michel and Mitch becoming somewhat dated. Makai (#712) and Miguel (#146) are two of the more trendy birth names here. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Mychal is pronounced similarly to Mishal. Like Mychal, this name is not commonly used.