Mikail - boys name

Mikail name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 85%

Mikail name meaning:

The name Mikail is of Hebrew origin and is derived from the name Michael, which means "who is like God?" or "God-like." It is a popular name among various cultures and religions, including Christianity, Islam, and Judaism. In Islamic tradition, Mikail is one of the archangels mentioned in the Quran, responsible for providing nourishment and sustenance to all of creation. He is regarded as a protector and guide, often associated with compassion, mercy, and justice.

Parents who choose the name Mikail for their son may do so to express their faith or to honor the qualities they hope he will possess. The name carries a sense of divine strength and a reminder of the importance of humility before God. It signifies a connection to the spiritual realm and the potential for greatness. Those named Mikail are often seen as benevolent, caring individuals who strive to bring harmony and balance to their surroundings.


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Overall UK ranking: 738 out of 4789

46 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (871)

Historical popularity of Mikail

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