Origin:Hebrew
Popularity:2935
Meaning:Who is like God?, gift from God
Mikhail is a boy-given name of Hebrew origin, meaning “Who is like God?” and “gift from God.” Mikhail is a variant of the classic and ever-popular “Michael,” but this unique spelling is sure to make a splash. The name “Michael” was initially borne by the namesake archangel, which was said to lead the angels to victory against Satan. The name is established across cultures and religions, and Michael is one of the two archangels recognized in Jewish, Christian, and Muslim traditions. With an etymology like this, baby Mikhail is sure to be traveling continents and discovering new cultures, but they will always be their parent's most prized possession.

Famous People Named Mikhail

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  • Mikhail Kalashnikov
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