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Gender Feminine
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. SHEHL
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Meaning & History

Short form of MICHELLE or SHELLEY. It can also be simply from the English word shell (ultimately from Old English sciell).

Related Names

VariantsChelle, Michelyne
Masculine FormsMichael, Micheal
Other Languages & CulturesMihaela(Bulgarian) Mihaela(Croatian) Michaela, Michala(Czech) Mikaela, Mikkeline(Danish) Michelle, Micha(Dutch) Mikaela(Finnish) Michèle, Michelle, Micheline(French) Michaela(German) Michaela(Greek) Micaela, Michela(Italian) Mihaela(Macedonian) Mikaela(Norwegian) Michalina(Polish) Micaela, Miguela(Portuguese) Mihaela(Romanian) Michaela(Slovak) Mihaela(Slovene) Micaela, Miguela(Spanish) Michaela, Mikaela(Swedish) Mykhaila(Ukrainian)

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