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Michaela

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Who is like God?
  • #987 All Time
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How popular is the name "Michaela" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
1921550
1923550
1927770
1932550
1933770
1935660
193712120
193814140
193919190
194013130
194117170
194228280
194323230
194424240
194527270
194637370
194730300
194836360
194940400
195037370
195160600
195275750
195362620
195475750
195574740
195676760
195769690
195858580
195954540
196054540
196171710
196266660
196383830
196495950
19651061060
19661071016
19671131130
19681011010
19691401400
19701281280
19711291290
19721171170
19731101100
19741261260
19751201200
19761561560
19771701700
19781741740
19792252250
19802662660
19812432430
19822852850
19832932930
19843333330
19855075070
19865195190
19875355350
19886386335
19891,0059987
19908788780
19917827820
19929589580
19931,8581,8508
19943,0523,0448
19953,0903,0837
19963,1763,1760
19973,4053,3987#100 girl name
19983,3453,3405
19992,6662,65610
20002,1712,1710
20011,8261,8260
20021,6131,6130
20031,3791,3790
20041,1711,1656
20051,1521,1520
20061,0001,0000
20079699690
20089219210
20098758750
20108128120
20117747740
20127207200
20137407400
20146546540

Want to know about the populiarty of Michaela? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 47,997 babies born with the name Michaela in the United States. That's more than enough Michaelas to occupy the territory of Turks and Caicos Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 44,493 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1921 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Michaela" was in 1997 with a total of 3,398 babies. (That's a lot of baby Michaelas)

According to the 1978 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Michaela" ranks #55 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Rhode Island. Imagine that, 20 babies in Rhode Island have the same name as you in 1978. Across the entire United States a total of 174 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Michaela" mean?

Michaela (English): Who is like God?

The name "Michaela" is of English origin and it means "Who is like God?". It's a name commonly given to girls.

M is for musical, your hidden talent!

I is for impress, for impress you will.

C is for caress, a loving touch for your loved ones.

H is for handy, the helpful you.

A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

E is for elegant, born within you.

L is for love, your love of life!

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

Your name in reverse order is "Aleahcim". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Laihcmea". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Where is the name Michaela popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Michaela in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the gulf coast area? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Michaela

Michaela Conlin

Michaela Conlin is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Michaela was born in 1978 in Allentown, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Michaela Schaffrath

Michaela Schaffrath is an adult biography. Michaela was born in 1970 in Eschweiler, Germany.

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Michaela Bercu

Michaela Bercu is a model. Michaela was born in 1967 in Tel Aviv, Israel.

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Michaela Dorfmeister

Michaela was born in 1973.

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Michaela Krajicek

Michaela was born in 1989.

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Past life for Michaela born Oct 2, 1932

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Quebeck approximately on 725. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

Name poster for Michaela

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