Mikaeel - boys name

Mikaeel name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 91%

Mikaeel name meaning:

The name Mikaeel is of Hebrew origin and it is commonly associated with the biblical figure of Michael. In Hebrew, the name Mikaeel (מִיכָאֵל) is derived from the words "mi" meaning "who" and "kāʼēl" meaning "like God" or "who is like God." Therefore, the name Mikaeel can be interpreted as "one who is like God" or "God-like."

Michael is a significant figure in various religious traditions, including Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, where he is considered an archangel or a messenger of God. The name Mikaeel carries a sense of strength, power, and divine connection, symbolizing qualities such as courage, protection, and leadership.

Parents who choose the name Mikaeel for their son may do so to express their desire for their child to embody godly characteristics and virtues, or to honor the religious and cultural significance associated with the name Michael. Ultimately, the meaning of the name Mikaeel can vary depending on personal beliefs and cultural backgrounds.


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Overall UK ranking: 416 out of 4789

102 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (1265)

Historical popularity of Mikaeel

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