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Girl Names Starting with Mi-

Mi- baby names and what they mean, with 70 results. Mi- names are used more often as feminine names. These girl names were at the apex of their popularity in the 1970s (ADOPTION OF 3.61%) and are now much less widespread (ADOPTION 1.71%, 52.7% LESS), with names such as Mikayla becoming somewhat outmoded. The trendier names for newborns in this compilation are Mila (#48), Mira (#546), Milena (#704), Milana (#715) and Miya (#954), while Milam (TOP 2%) and Milne (4%) are conventional Mi- last names. Here is the list of Mi- names for boys.

Mi- names

Mia - Milena | Milena - Minerva | Minna - Mirta | Mirtha - Miya

Mia - Milena

Mia and variants

Mia1, var. Miah1
Based on Israeli, Latin, Scandinavian languages. .. In Latin and Scandinavian, a short .. Mia and Miah are in the Top 2000.

Maya and variants

Miya, Miah2
Var. of Maya. Based on Spanish, Hindi, Russian. .. In Hindi, from Sanskrit, meaning dream .. Mikah is also a somewhat popular girl's name.


Form of Amica. Based on Latin. "Loved friend." Common as surname. Compare Mica (UPPER 42%) with popular -ica last names Merica (UPPER 21%), Pica (11%). See also Mika.

Micah and variants

Micah, var. Mika1
Stems fr. Hebrew language. "Who is like God?." Micah and Mika are more familiar as children's names compared to other versions.

Michaela and variants

Michaela1, var. Miskaela, Mishaila, Mischaela, Mikyla, Mikhayla, Mikki1, Mikhaila, Mikelle, Mikella, Mikayla, Mike, Mikaela1, Mihaliya, Mihalia, Mihaela, Mihaila, Miguelita1, Miguelina, Miguela1, Mickie1, Micky, Micki1, Mickey, Mickee, Micheline1, Michelle1, Michelina1, Michele1, Michayla, Michaila, Michalin, Michaella1, Michaeline1, Michaelina1, Michael, Michaele, Michal1, Micaiah, Micaela1
Derived fr. Hebrew language. "Who is like God?." Micaiah, Michaelina, Michaila, Michalin and Mickee are more uncommon as birth names among the versions of Michaela.

Michal and variants

Michal2, var. Micole, Michala, Michaelyn, Michaeline2, Mical
Root fr. Hebrew element. "Brook." Used somewhat frequently as baby names, Michal, Micole, etc. are comparable to the conventional Nicole.

Michelle and variants

Michelle2, var. Mishelle, Mishaelle, Misha, Miquela, Miguelita2, Mikaela2, Miguela2, Midge, Mickie2, Michella, Micki2, Michell, Micheline2, Michelina2, Michela, Michele2, Michal3, Michaella2, Michaeline3, Michaela2, Michaelina2, Micaela2, Mia2
Derived fr. French, Hebrew languages. "Who is like God?." Mia, Micaela, Michaela, Michaeline, Michaella, Michal, Michela, Michele, Michelina, Micheline, Michell, Michelle, Micki, Mickie, Midge, Mikaela and Misha are more widely used as baby names among these variations.

Michiko and variants

Michiko, var. Michi, Michee
Stems fr. Japanese word. "Passing child." Used somewhat frequently as children's names, Michee, Michiko, etc. are similar to the common Mickey.

Root fr. Japanese element. "Green." Not Top 2000 name. See also Medora.


Form of Aisha. From Arabic element. "Alive and well." Moderately novel as a girls' name these days, though Miesha is still found often as a first name for women. Unisex name.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mi- names: Mia, Miah, Mica, Micaela, Micah

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mi- names: Michael, Michaela, Michaele, Michaeline, Michaella

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mi- names: Michal, Michala, Michayla, Michela, Michele

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mi- names: Michelina, Michell, Michelle, Michiko, Mickey

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mi- names: Micki, Mickie, Midge, Miesha, Migdalia

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mi- names: Mignon, Mika, Mikaela, Mikayla, Mikki

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mi- names: Mila, Milagros, Mildred, Milena, Millie

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mi- names: Milly, Misha, Miya

Migdalia and variants

Migdalia, var. Migdalla
From Spanish, Hebrew. "Tower." Migdalla is rarefied as a baby name among the variant forms of Migdalia.

Mignon and variants

Mignon, var. Minyonette, Minyonne, Mingnon, Mignonne, Mignonette
From French word. "Cute." Mignon occurs frequently (UPPER 61%) as a last name.


Root fr. Japanese. "Beautiful aroma; beautiful increase." Rare, with usage of 0.007% for Mika as a children's name in 2016, lower than 0.008% a year ago. See also Mica.

Form of Dominique. Stems fr. French, Latin words. "Lord." Mika is in the Top 2000. See also Mica.

Miki and variants

Miki, var. Mikko, Mikki2
Based on Japanese, Hawaiian words. "Three trees together; quick, nimble." Miki is found often (TOP 40%) as a surname.

Derivative of Czechoslovakian word. "My love." Milara and Milda are creative forms. See also Melida.

Milagros and variants

Milagros, var. Miligrosa, Milagritos, Mila
Source fr. Spanish word. "Miracles." Mila has gained increasing favor with parents since 1890-1899.

Milke, Milka, Milcah
Forms of Malka. Root fr. Hebrew word. "Queen." Compare last names Milks (TOP 12%), Milk (36%).

Mildred and variants

Mildred, var. Milly, Millie, Mildrid
Origin fr. Old English element. "Gentle strength." Mildred and variants became more trendy in 2016, rising on average +52 rankings as birth names with Milly leading the upswing.


Form of Melanie. Root fr. Greek language. "Black, dark." Common, with usage of 0.019% for Milena as a baby name in 2016, higher than 0.017% the year before. See also Melina.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Mi- names for girls.

1. Mia - Milena
Mia [Miah], Maya [Miya, Miah], Amica [Mica], Micah [Mika], Michaela [Mikyla, Miskaela, Mishaila, Mischaela, ..], Michal [Micole, Michala, Michaelyn, Michaeline, ..], Michelle [Misha, Miquela, Mishelle, Mishaelle, ..], Michiko [Michi, Michee], Midori, Aisha [Miesha], Migdalia [Migdalla], Mignon [Mingnon, Minyonne, Mignonne, Minyonette, ..], Mika, Dominique [Mika], Miki [Mikko, Mikki], Milada, Milagros [Mila, Miligrosa, Milagritos], Malka [Milke, Milka, Milcah], Mildred [Milly, Millie, Mildrid], Melanie [Milena]

Milena [Milana, Mileena, Milanka, Miladena, ..], Miliana, Miliani, Ilka [Milka], Emily [Milly, Milka], Kamilla [Milla, Millie], Camilla [Milly, Milli, Millie, Millee, ..], Melissa [Missy, Milly, Missie, Millissent, ..], Millicent [Milly, Missie, Milzie, Millisent, ..], Amelia [Milly, Millie], Jemima [Mima, Mimma], Mary [Mitzi, Minny, Miriam, Minnie, ..], Mimi [Mim], Wilhelmina [Mina, Minny, Minna, Minnie, ..], Adamina [Mina, Minna], Carmel [Mina], Mina [Minna, Minnie, Minette, Minnette, ..], Carmen [Mina], Mindy [Mindi, Minda, Mindie, Mindee], Minerva

Minna [Minny, Minne, Minnie, Minette, ..], Minnie [Minnee], Minorca, Aminta [Minty, Minta], Minta [Minty], Minuit, Amira [Mira, Mirah], Almera [Mira, Mirah], Elmira [Mira, Mirah], Myra [Mira], Mira [Mirra, Mirka, Mirilla, Mirielle, ..], Mirabel [Mira, Mirabell, Mirabelle, Mirabella], Miranda [Mirra, Mirella, Mirelle, Mirranda, ..], Mireio [Mireya, Mirella, Mirelle, Mireilla, ..], Mireya [Mirella], Miriam [Mitzi, Mitzie, Miyana, Miyanna, ..], Meryl [Mirla], Myrna [Mirna], Miroslava, Mirta [Mitra, Mirtha]

Martha [Mirtha], Myrtle [Mirtie], Mischa, Misha, Missy [Missie], Mystique [Mistique], Misty [Misti, Mistie], Mitzi [Mitzy, Mitzie, Mitzee], Muriel [Miureall], Miya

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