Given Name MICHEL

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: MEE-SHEL (French), MI-khəl (German)  [details]

Meaning & History

French form of MICHAEL. Michel de Notredame, also known as Nostradamus, was the 16th-century French astrologer who made predictions about future world events. This is also the German diminutive form of MICHAEL.
VARIANTS: Michaël, Mickaël (French), Micha, Michi (German)
FEMININE FORMS: Michèle, Michelle, Micheline (French), Michaela (German), Michelle (Dutch)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Mikha'il (Arabic), Mikel, Mitxel (Basque), Michael (Biblical), Michael, Mikhael (Biblical Greek), Mikha'el (Biblical Hebrew), Michael (Biblical Latin), Mihail, Mikhail, Misho (Bulgarian), Miquel (Catalan), Myghal (Cornish), Mihael, Mihovil, Miho, Mijo, Miško (Croatian), Michael, Michal (Czech), Michael, Mikael, Mikkel (Danish), Michael, Micheal, Mick, Mickey, Micky, Mike, Mikey (English), Miĥaelo, Mikelo, Miĉjo (Esperanto), Mihkel (Estonian), Mikkjal (Faroese), Mikael, Mika, Mikko, Miska (Finnish), Mikheil, Misho (Georgian), Michail, Michalis, Mihail, Mihalis (Greek), Mikala (Hawaiian), Mikha'el (Hebrew), Mihály, Miksa, Misi, Miska (Hungarian), Mícheál (Irish), Michele (Italian), Mihails, Miķelis (Latvian), Mykolas (Lithuanian), Mihail (Macedonian), Mikaere (Maori), Michael, Mikael, Mikkel (Norwegian), Michał (Polish), Miguel, Miguelito (Portuguese), Mihai, Mihail, Mihăiță (Romanian), Michail, Mikhail, Misha (Russian), Mihkkal (Sami), Mìcheal, Micheil (Scottish), Mihailo, Mihajlo, Mijo, Miša, Miško (Serbian), Michal (Slovak), Mihael, Miha (Slovene), Miguel, Miguelito (Spanish), Michael, Mikael (Swedish), Mikail (Turkish), Mikhailo, Mykhailo, Mykhaylo, Mykhail (Ukrainian), Meical (Welsh)

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Entry updated July 2, 2017