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5/29/2020, 9:30 PM Mike C update #108
2/28/2019, 2:08 PM Mike C update #102
7/2/2017, 10:39 PM Mike C update #95
2/12/2007, 1:03 AM Mike C earliest recorded revision

Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. MEE-SHEHL(French)
mi-SHEHL(English)

Meaning & History

French feminine form of MICHEL. It has been common in the English-speaking world since the middle of the 20th century. A famous bearer is the former American first lady Michelle Obama (1964-).