Given Name MICKEY

GENDER: Masculine & Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: MIK-ee  [details]

Meaning & History

Diminutive or feminine form of MICHAEL. This was the name that Walt Disney gave to Ub Iwerks' cartoon character Mickey Mouse, who was originally named Mortimer Mouse. Another famous bearer was the American baseball player Mickey Mantle (1931-1995).
VARIANTS: Mick, Micky, Mike, Mikey
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), Maikel, Michaël, Michael, Michel, Michiel, Micha, Mick (Dutch), Miĥaelo, Mikelo, Miĉjo (Esperanto), Mihkel (Estonian), Mikkjal (Faroese), Mikael, Mika, Mikko, Miska (Finnish), Michel, Michaël, Mickaël (French), Mikheil, Misho (Georgian), Michael, Micha, Michel, Michi (German), 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), Michel (Medieval French), 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)

Categories

animals, athletes, Bobs Burgers characters, currently out of the US top 1000, diminutives, Disney characters, Doctor Who companions, Kingdom Hearts characters, movies, rhyming nicknames, song titles, television, TV show titles, y vowels
Entry updated March 21, 2014