Mischa

First Name
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meanings and Origins

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Origin and Meaning of Mischa

"Mischa" is a name of Russian origin, and it means "Who is like God?". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Notable Persons Named Mischa

Mischa Barton is a fashion designer, actor, model (people), actress, and fashion model. She has had major accomplishments since 1995. Mischa was given the name Mischa Anne Barton on January 24th, 1986 in Hammersmith, London, UK.

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Mischa was born on August 22nd, 1987 in Moscow.

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Mischa Maisky is a classical music musician. He plays Cello. Mischa was born on January 10th, 1948 in Riga.

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His career lasted from 1928 to 1967. Mischa was given the name Mischa Ounskowsky on November 17th, 1905 in Saint Petersburg. He passed away on March 5th, 1967.

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Mischa was born on December 28th, 1898. He left this life on June 28th, 1985.

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Mischa Bakaleinikoff was a composer, conducting, and music director. Mischa was given the name Mikhail Romanovich Bakaleinikov on November 10th, 1890 in Moscow. He breathed his last breath on August 10th, 1960.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1953 5 5 0
1958 6 6 0
1959 5 5 0
1961 8 8 0
1962 10 10 0
1963 10 10 0
1964 8 8 0
1966 7 7 0
1967 13 13 0
1968 21 15 6
1969 16 16 0
1970 21 16 5
1971 33 26 7
1972 27 27 0
1973 29 23 6
1974 39 34 5
1975 19 13 6
1976 30 21 9
1977 22 17 5
1978 25 18 7
1979 33 22 11
1980 22 16 6
1981 34 19 15
1982 12 12 0
1983 21 13 8
1984 21 10 11
1985 21 12 9
1986 24 14 10
1987 19 12 7
1988 17 10 7
1989 17 9 8
1990 23 18 5
1991 15 10 5
1992 13 7 6
1993 16 11 5
1994 8 8 0
1995 6 6 0
1996 6 6 0
1997 5 5 0
1998 5 5 0
2001 5 5 0
2003 5 0 5
2004 48 48 0
2005 71 71 0
2006 98 92 6
2007 119 119 0
2008 125 125 0
2009 85 85 0
2010 74 74 0
2011 59 59 0
2012 61 61 0
2013 48 48 0
2014 40 40 0
2015 47 47 0
2016 42 42 0

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Popularity of Mischa as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Mischa

  • How Popular is the name Mischa? Mischa is the 7,645th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Mischa have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,619 babies born with the first name Mischa in the United States. That's more than enough people named Mischa to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Mischa? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1953 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Mischa first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Mischa is Thursday, March 25th, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Mischa born? The highest recorded use of the first name Mischa was in 2008 with a total of 125 babies.
  • Random Mischa Factoid: According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Mischa is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2009.
  • Weird things about the name Mischa: Your name in reverse order is Ahcsim. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Smhcia. How do you pronounce that?

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  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.