Mickey - boys name

Mickey name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 67%

Mickey name meaning:

The name Mickey is a diminutive form of the name Michael, which means "who is like God?" or "who is like unto God?" in Hebrew. It is a name of biblical origins and carries a strong religious connotation. In the Bible, Michael is an archangel who is revered for his strength and righteousness. As a diminutive form, Mickey retains the essence of the original name while also adding a sense of familiarity and endearment.

In modern usage, the name Mickey has evolved to become a stand-alone name as well. It is often associated with characteristics such as resilience, determination, and kindness. People with the name Mickey are often seen as natural leaders, possessing the qualities of a protector and a guardian. They are known for their strong sense of justice and their ability to stand up for what they believe in.

Overall, the name Mickey carries a powerful and spiritual meaning. It represents a connection to God and embodies qualities of strength, leadership, and righteousness.

Origin: Hebrew

Form of Michael. Who is like God.


Unisex names

Related names

Michael , Chaela, Chaeli, Makayla , Mckale, Mckayla , Micaela , Michaela , Michail , Micheal , Micheil, Michel, Michela, Michele , Michella, Mick , Mickey , Micky , Miguel , Mihangel, Mikaela , Mikayla , Mike , Mikel , Mikell, Mikella, Mikelle, Mikhail , Mikki, Mikko, Miko , Miquel, Misha , Mishe, Mishenka, Mitch, Mitchel , Mitchell , Mychaela, Mychajlo, Mychal, Mychele, Mychelle, Mykhaltso, Myghal

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Overall UK ranking: 1595 out of 4789

15 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

Historical popularity of Mickey

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