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11/16/2019, 11:04:50 AM Mike C update #105
2/28/2019, 2:08:40 PM Mike C update #102
7/2/2017, 10:39:27 PM Mike C update #95
2/12/2007, 1:03:40 AM Mike C earliest recorded revision

Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. mee-GHEHL(Spanish)
mee-GEHL(European Portuguese)
mee-GEW(Brazilian Portuguese)

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.