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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Mihail

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Alt. Meaning

M is for musical, your hidden talent!

I is for impartial, a great arbiter

H is for hero, as you appear to many.

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

I is for incorruptible, always standing up for what is right

L is for listen, one of your best traits.

Notable Persons Named Mihail

Mihai Eminescu was a poet, writer, and journalist. Mihai was given the name Mihail Eminovici on January 15th, 1850 in Botoșani. He breathed his last breath on June 15th, 1889.


Mihail Aleksandrov is a soccer player for the Legia Warsaw, PFC CSKA Sofia, Borussia Dortmund, Borussia Dortmund II, PFC Akademik Sofia, PFC Ludogorets Razgrad, PFC Ludogorets Razgrad II, Bulgaria national under-19 football team, and Bulgaria national football team. Mihail was born on June 11th, 1989 in Sofia, Bulgaria. Mihail is also known as Михаил Александров.


Mihail Sadoveanu was a historical fiction, adventure fiction, biographical novel, political fiction, psychological novel, crime fiction, memoir, travel literature, nature writing, fantasy literature, journalism, biography, sketch story, children's literature, and lyric poetry writer. He was most prominent from 1896 to 1952. Mihail was born on November 5th, 1880 in Pașcani. He passed away on October 19th, 1961.


Mihail Sebastian was a drama, autobiography, and novel writer. Mihail was given the name Iosef Mendel Hechter on October 18th, 1907 in Brăila. He passed away on May 29th, 1945.


Mihail Kogălniceanu was a prime minister. They were most prominent from 1863 to 1865. Mihail was born on September 6th, 1817 in Iași. They died on July 1st, 1891.


Mihail Chemiakin is a in the fields of sculpture and scenic design. Mihail was born Mihail Chemiakin on May 4th, 1943 in Moscow.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Mihail

Marian Mihail is a soccer player for the FC Brașov, FC Sportul Studențesc București, and Romania national football team. Marian was born on May 7th, 1958 in Brasov, Romania.


Tudor Mihail is a soccer player for the FC Steaua București, AFC Rocar București, CS Inter Gaz București, FC Sibiu, Al Rayyan Beirut, K.A.A. Gent, Al-Jaish SC (Syria), and CS Concordia Chiajna. Tudor was born on August 17th, 1984 in Bucharest, Romania.


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Popularity of Mihail as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Mihail U.S.
  White 95.65% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Mihail

People with the last name Mihail are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Mihail

  • How Popular is the name Mihail? Mihail is the 32,963rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Mihail was the 144,141st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Mihail have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 129 babies born with the first name Mihail in the United States. That's more than enough people named Mihail to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Mihail? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1996 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Mihail first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Mihail is Thursday, September 18th, 1879.
  • What year had the most people named Mihail born? The highest recorded use of the first name Mihail was in 2010 with a total of 14 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Mihail: Your name in reverse order is Liahim. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Haimil. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Mihail? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 115 people with the last name Mihail.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Mihail? Mihail is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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