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What does Mykel mean?

Mykel Pronunciation of Mykel as a boys' name has its root in Hebrew, and the name Mykel means "who is like God?". Mykel is an alternate form of Michael (Hebrew).



VARIANTS Mykell, Mykal, Mychael, Miquel, Mikol, Mikkel, Mikhail, Mikell, Mikel, Mikael, Mical, Micael, Meical

RELATED FORMS VIA MICHAEL Makai, Michel, Mickey, Miguel, Mike, Mikey, Miko, Miky, Mychal, Myke

(male) Mycel, ..

(female) Myel, ..

Mykel Sir (M.S.), ..

How popular is Mykel?

Mykel is a rare given name for men but a somewhat popular surname for all people (#118954 out of 150436, Top 79%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Mykel was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its highest position of #872 in the U.S. in the year 1990, but is not found in the list at the moment. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mykel name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Mykel outside U.S.

Which version is better?

Prominent varying forms of Mykel are Makai (#572 VIA LATEST LIST), Michael (#14), Michel, Mickey (#1870), Miguel (#179), Mikael (#1172), Mike (#1125), Mikel (#1223), Mikhail (#1498), Miquel, Mychael, Mychal and Mykal. Other variants, like Micael, are seldom used. Usage of these relations of Mykel was more pronounced among parents 68 years ago (MEDIAN #1268) and has become significantly reduced since (#1403, 81.4%), with versions like Michael becoming less stylish. Makai is the most contemporarily stylish boy name here.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mykel, Makai, Michael, Michel, Mickey in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Miguel, Mikael, Mike, Mikel, Mikhail in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Miquel, Mychael, Mychal, Mykal in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Michael, Mikael outside U.S.

Similar Names

Mykel is alike in pronunciation to Mikal. Other recommended sound-alike names are Askel, Dekel, Eskel, Hywel, Markel, Mel, Myer, Myles, Nygel and Tyrel. These names tend to be more commonly used than Mykel.

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