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Michel Foucault was a Twentieth century philosopher and author of The History of Sexuality.
-- ars musica  1/13/2006
Jean-Michel Basquiat was a famous downtown NY artist in the early 80s.
-- Anonymous User  3/10/2006
Listen to the German pronunciation of Michel here:
-- _satu_  10/24/2006
It's a nice name, but I always think about the feminine "Michelle" when I hear it.
-- DoffeT  9/8/2007
There is a song by Dutch singer Anouk which is called "Michel" -- one of my personal favorites.
-- am.girl.  12/8/2007
Origin of the name Michael: Saint Michael is the name of one of the 7 archangels. His name was the war-cry of the good angels in the battle fought in heaven against the enemy and his followers. Hebrew translation "Who is like God".
-- brigitte123  12/8/2007
There's a character on Gilmore Girls named Michel Gerard, originally from France, played by Yanic Truesdale. He's kinda hysterical!
-- Corae  8/12/2008
My middle name is Michel, but I'm female, and I pronounce it 'Michelle'.
-- Anonymous User  9/30/2008
The German pronunciation is MI-khel. [noted -ed]
-- mafiosa  8/6/2009
Michel Anguier (1613-1686) was a French sculptor who worked with his brother Fran├žois.
-- Anonymous User  8/10/2011
French video game designer Michel Ancel (born 1972), most famous for creating the "Rayman" series.
-- Vellidragon  6/2/2013
The name Michel was in use but rare until about the 1940's in France, and remained extremely popular for about 20 years. It is now relatively uncommon and considered a bit middle-aged.
-- bonjour_mon_joli  8/25/2013
Michel Aflaq is a famous Arab nationalist thinker who founded the Ba'ath party and was Secretary General to Saddam Hussein.
-- Hussien  6/2/2014
I like the name Michel, that's my grandfather's name, (he's French) even if in America, we generally conform with the feminine form "Michelle".
-- Maxine J. Rolland  10/13/2016
Never cared for this name. It looks too feminine, plus I can't stand Michel Temer. I think he's going to put more Brazilians off this name since I know he's going to screw up worse than Dilma.
-- Buneary  3/5/2017

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