Meaning and name origin
Mykal \m(y)-kal\ as a boy's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Mykal is "who is like God?". Mykal is a variant of Michael (Hebrew); biblical: Michael is the archangel who defeats the dragon.
Mykal is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Mykal and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Michael (#7), Mykel, Mikhail, Mikel and Mikael. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).