From German Names

Male Male Name

German Pronunciation

Listen to the German pronunciation of Michael. The speaker is a native speaker of Standard German from Schleswig-Holstein / Northern Germany:


Predominant Age Group in Germany

Typically born between 1950 and 1990

Variant Forms

Origin and Meaning

Latin spelling derived from the Hebrew name מִיכָאֵל (Mikha'el): Combination of Hebrew mikha' = 'who is like' and Hebrew el = 'God'

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