Given Name MIGUEL

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: mee-GHEL (Spanish), mee-GEL (Portuguese)   [details]

Meaning & History

Spanish and Portuguese form of MICHAEL. A notable bearer of this name was Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra (1547-1616), the Spanish novelist and poet who wrote 'Don Quixote'.

Categories

Spanish royal family, top 10 in Portugal, top 100 Portugal
DIMINUTIVES: Miguelito (Spanish), Miguelito (Portuguese)
FEMININE FORMS: Micaela, Miguela (Spanish), Micaela, Miguela (Portuguese)
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 (Croatian), Michael, Michal (Czech), Michael, Mikael, Mikkel (Danish), Maikel, Michaël, Michael, Michel, Michiel, Micha, Mick (Dutch), Michael, Micheal, Mick, Mickey, Micky, Mike, Mikey (English), 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), Mihai, Mihail, Mihăiță (Romanian), Michail, Mikhail, Misha (Russian), Mihkkal (Sami), Mìcheal, Micheil (Scottish), Mihailo, Mihajlo, Mijo, Miša, Miško (Serbian), Michal (Slovak), Mihael, Miha (Slovene), Michael, Mikael (Swedish), Mikail (Turkish), Mikhailo, Mykhailo, Mykhaylo, Mykhail (Ukrainian), Meical (Welsh)
  United States
2016
  Catalonia
2014
  Chile
2014
  France
2015
  Galicia
2015
  Mexico
2013
  Netherlands
2016
  Portugal
2016
  Spain
2015
  Switzerland
not
ranked
2013