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Michele

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17k Mikaela (English)
13k Micaela (English)
2k Michela (French)
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< 1k Mychele (French)

How popular is the baby name Michele in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1905 5 0 5
1911 10 0 10
1912 5 0 5
1913 13 0 13
1914 14 0 14
1915 18 5 13
1916 34 10 24
1917 34 8 26
1918 26 9 17
1919 29 8 21
1920 29 7 22
1921 28 8 20
1922 23 8 15
1923 31 12 19
1924 31 12 19
1925 32 11 21
1926 36 19 17
1927 29 15 14
1928 34 19 15
1929 24 11 13
1930 19 6 13
1931 15 8 7
1932 38 27 11
1933 40 28 12
1934 27 22 5
1935 33 33 0
1936 46 37 9
1937 46 46 0
1938 65 53 12
1939 57 57 0
1940 111 102 9
1941 180 172 8
1942 739 728 11
1943 973 958 15
1944 1,167 1,157 10
1945 960 947 13
1946 1,389 1,373 16
1947 2,001 1,985 16
1948 1,805 1,795 10
1949 2,403 2,383 20
1950 2,522 2,501 21
1951 2,812 2,792 20
1952 3,425 3,400 25
1953 3,748 3,724 24
1954 4,787 4,763 24 #89 girl name
1955 4,788 4,766 22 #93 girl name
1956 4,642 4,614 28 #100 girl name
1957 4,769 4,741 28 #99 girl name
1958 5,243 5,210 33 #92 girl name
1959 5,477 5,445 32 #88 girl name
1960 5,650 5,612 38 #89 girl name
1961 7,022 6,991 31 #63 girl name
1962 7,477 7,429 48 #59 girl name
1963 7,560 7,510 50 #59 girl name
1964 7,949 7,906 43 #58 girl name
1965 8,705 8,664 41 #48 girl name
1966 10,752 10,688 64 #36 girl name
1967 10,484 10,417 67 #36 girl name
1968 11,278 11,216 62 #29 girl name
1969 10,642 10,559 83 #30 girl name
1970 10,167 10,096 71 #31 girl name
1971 8,009 7,954 55 #39 girl name
1972 7,444 7,378 66 #36 girl name
1973 6,046 5,997 49 #44 girl name
1974 5,655 5,586 69 #50 girl name
1975 5,095 5,035 60 #56 girl name
1976 4,494 4,443 51 #63 girl name
1977 3,759 3,712 47 #77 girl name
1978 3,528 3,486 42 #86 girl name
1979 2,935 2,878 57
1980 2,522 2,486 36
1981 2,317 2,270 47
1982 2,262 2,225 37
1983 1,873 1,837 36
1984 1,725 1,692 33
1985 1,511 1,478 33
1986 1,460 1,423 37
1987 1,348 1,310 38
1988 1,304 1,272 32
1989 1,310 1,267 43
1990 1,200 1,163 37
1991 1,029 1,007 22
1992 846 823 23
1993 739 712 27
1994 584 563 21
1995 489 472 17
1996 412 397 15
1997 339 324 15
1998 315 299 16
1999 273 256 17
2000 268 247 21
2001 291 265 26
2002 227 207 20
2003 231 213 18
2004 214 196 18
2005 158 147 11
2006 160 149 11
2007 122 107 15
2008 110 97 13
2009 98 88 10
2010 82 72 10
2011 68 58 10
2012 72 62 10
2013 71 62 9
2014 48 48 0
2015 61 61 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Michele baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 225,602 babies born with the name Michele in the United States. That's more than enough Micheles to occupy the territory of Mayotte (France) with an estimated population of 217,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1905 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Michele" was in 1968 with a total of 11,216 babies. (That's a lot of baby Micheles)

According to the 1954 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Michele" ranks #103 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 18 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 1954. Across the entire United States a total of 4,787 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Michele" mean? The list below shows the origins of Michele as well as things modernly associated with the name Michele such as celebrities named Michele.

Origin and Meaning of Michele

The name "Michele" is of French origin, and it means "Feminine of Michael gift from God". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Michele Hicks

Michele Hicks is an actress and model with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1999 to present. Michele was born in 1973 in Essex County, New Jersey, U.S.

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Michèle Laroque

Michèle Laroque is an actress, comedian, producer, and screenwriter. Michèle was born in 1960 in Nice, Alpes-Maritimes, France.

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Michèle Mercier

Michèle Mercier is an actress, dancer, and singer with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1957 to present. Michèle was born in 1939 as Jocelyne Yvonne Renee Mercier in Nice, France.

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Michele Greene

Michele Greene is an actress, singer, songwriter, and author with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1979 to present. Michele was born in 1962 in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States.

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Michele Merkin

Michele Merkin is a model and television host. Michele was born in 1975 in Santa Clara County, California, U.S.

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Michele Reis

Michele Reis is a model and actress. Michele was born in 1970 as Michele Monique Reis in Macau.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Michele

Michele Bachmann
Michele Flournoy
Michele Jawando
Michele Leonhart
Michele Watch
Michele Watch Sale
Michele Knight
Michele Morrow
Michele Roberts
Michele Norris

Alternative Meanings

M is for munificent, for you are extremely liberal in giving.

I is for impress, for impress you will.

C is for comic, laughter is your tonic.

H is for hope, the encouragement you give.

E is for expressive, not one to hold within.

L is for life, that you live so well.

E is for extra, those little things you do!

Your name in reverse order is "Elehcim". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ilhemec". 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.

Past life for Michele born Jun 11, 1966

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of USA North-East approximately on 975. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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