Meaning: Who Is Like God?
Main Origin Language: Hebrew
In 2017 the name Michael...
• was given to 12,579 baby boys
• was the 12th most popular name for baby boys
• was 42% less popular than it was ten years ago
• was most popular in Nevada, New Jersey, and Deleware
• was least popular in Vermont, Iowa, and Minnesota
Babies Named Michael Born Per Year
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Historically the name Michael...
• achieved it's highest popularity in 1969
• achieved it's lowest popularity in 2017
• is 81% less common in the 2010s than it was in the 1950s
• is 66% less common in the 2010s than it was in the 1990s
Rank Popularity of Baby Name Michael Per State
Geographically the name Michael...
• 25% more popular east of the Mississippi than west of the Mississippi
Boy Names With Similar Spelling
Girl Names With Similar Spelling
Average Age of Benjamin
Benjamin is older than 83% of all names
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