Mikhail - boys name

Mikhail name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 81%

Mikhail name meaning:

The name Mikhail is of Russian origin and is derived from the Hebrew name Michael, which means "Who is like God?" It is a popular name in various Slavic countries and has religious significance in Christianity.

The name Mikhail carries a strong and powerful meaning, reflecting the qualities associated with God or divinity. It signifies strength, courage, and righteousness, as well as a deep connection with spirituality. People named Mikhail are often known for their determination, leadership skills, and ability to inspire others. They possess a strong moral compass and are driven by a desire to make positive changes in the world.

Individuals named Mikhail are often seen as natural protectors and defenders of justice. They have a strong sense of responsibility and are driven to fight for what they believe in. Mikhail is a name that exudes authority and presence, reflecting a person who is confident and capable. Overall, the name Mikhail represents a person who is guided by their faith and values, displaying qualities of integrity, strength, and righteousness.

Origin: Slavic

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: 907 out of 4789

33 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

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Historical popularity of Mikhail

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