Mike - boys name

Mike name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 43%

Mike name meaning:

The name "Mike" is a shortened form of the name "Michael," which has Hebrew origins. It is derived from the Hebrew name "Mikha'el," meaning "who is like God?" or "who is like the Lord?" The name has deep religious significance, as "Michael" is a well-known biblical name associated with one of the archangels and is often seen as a symbolic representation of strength and faith.

In addition to its religious connotations, the name "Mike" also carries qualities such as determination, leadership, and a strong sense of purpose. Those named Mike are often described as confident and assertive individuals, who possess the ability to inspire and motivate others. They are known for their ambition and drive, always striving to achieve their goals with unwavering dedication.

Overall, the name "Mike" signifies a person who embraces their connection to a higher power and embodies qualities of strength, resolve, and influence. It represents an individual who can lead others in the pursuit of their dreams and inspires them to be their best selves.

Origin: Hebrew

Form of Michael. Who is like God.

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: 2730 out of 4789

7 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Mike

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