Meaning:who resembles God?
Michael is a gender-neutral name of Hebrew origin, meaning "who resembles God?" Emperors, kings, and saints have borne the name Michael over the centuries, giving it its celebrity status. A superhero name in the Bible, Michael belongs to the archangel and leader of heaven's armies whose powerful protection is invoked in prayers for soldiers, police officers, and firefighters. The multi-cultural name is recognized by Jews, Christians, and Muslims and is thought to contribute to the name's universal appeal. Give baby a lifetime identity with this classic name that travels through time and continents.
Famous People Named Michael
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- MichaelPrincess Marina and Prince George
- George MichaelSinger
- Michael BiehnActor
- Michael ChangTennis Player
- Michael CrichtonNovelist
- Michael DouglasActor
- Michael FaradayInventor
- Michael JacksonSinger
- Michael J. FoxActor
- Michael JordanBasketball Player
- Michael KorsFashion Designer
- Michael MoorerBoxer
- Michael PalinComedian
- Michael PhelpsOlympian
- Michael SchumacherRacecar Driver
- Michael StrahanFootball Player
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