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Meaning of Michael :

Who Is Like God

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Michael Numerology :
Personality No. 9. People with the name Michael desire love & independence. They love arts & music. They are generous, kindhearted, humane & philanthropic. Person with name Michael having 9 as Personality number love traveling & teaching but hate restraint. They are bold, functional, broadminded & spiritual. They have will power & are determined , but are impulsive, contentious, ill-tempered, rebellious & impatient too.
Variant Baby Names of Michael:

Makai, Micael, Mical, Micha, Michaelangelo, Michail, Michal, Micheal, Michel, Michelangelo, , Makai, Micael, Mical, Micha

Rhyming Names of Michael: 
Michael with popular Greek Surnames:

Michael Samaras,   Michael Ioannou,   Michael sommer,   Michael Kaya,   Michael Papadopoulos


The name Michael is taken from a Hebrew name that means "who is like God?" In fact, this is a rhetorical question, as no person is like God.

 The name Michael became popular after the archangel from the Bible. In the New testament Michael is the leader of heaven’s armies and therefore is considered the patron saint of soldiers. The name was so popular, that it was used by many Byzantine emperors, like Michael VIII Palaeologus from the 13th century. Since the Middle Ages, it has become common in Western Europe and England.

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  • The name is borne in the Bible by one of the seven archangels. He is the one closest to God and is responsible for carrying out God's judgment.Michael is regarded as the leader of the heavenly host and is the patron saint of soldiers.

  • This name is borne in the Bible by one of the seven archangels. He is the one closest to God and is responsible for carrying out God's judgments.

  • Michael is the name of several characters in the Old Testament. It is most famously that of one of the archangels, the one closest to God, who has the responsability of carrying out God's judgements. Michael is regarded as the leader of the heavenly host

  • Name is originated from the Hebrew mīkhā’ē‘l, which means “Who is like God”.

  • Derived from the Hebrew mīkhā’ē‘l (Who is like God?). The name is borne in the Bible by one of the seven archangels. He is the one closest to God and is responsible for carrying out God's judgments

Famous Name Michael

  • Michael Holliday

    was a British singer (real name Norman Alexander Milne) popular in the late 1950s and early 1960s, who sang in a very similar style to Bing Crosby.He had a string of chart hits in the pre-Beatles era in the UK, including two number one singles, "The Story


  • Jere Michael

    is an American retired competitive figure skater. He represented the Broadmoor Figure Skating Club in Colorado Springs, Colorado before moving to his current location at the University of Delaware Figure Skating Club.


Michael Name also appears in following Origin(s): Hebrew, Biblical, Slovic, English, German, Irish, Romanian, Scandinavian, Scottish, Welsh, English, German, Biblical

Michael also appears in following countries/origins/languages: African, American, British, Danish, Dutch

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  • What does the name Michael mean? :

    Baby boy name meaning Who Is Like God in Greek. Michael also named in African, American, British, Danish, Dutch for boy . We have received lots of suggestion from our website users on baby names. We are thankful for all the contribution on meaning of boy name Michael. What does the name Michael mean in other origin if you know then please suggest. Further suggestion or detail on what is the meaning of name Michael. History of name and famous personality with Michael will help to update our database and other website users.

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