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Michel Meaning


What does Michel mean?

The name Michel is of French origin.

The meaning of Michel is "who is like G-d".

Michel is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Mi-chel.

The Given Name Michel

Michel is a form of Michael. See Michael for further details.

Michel is good for parents who want a name that is chic and mesmerizing.

A wonderfully distinctive name.

A name that will flow off your tongue.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Michel Blavet, Michel de Montaigne, and Michel de Nostredame.

Michel Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 3,932 in baby name popularity for boys with 27 occurrences. It ranked 14,964 in baby name popularity for girls with 6 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 3,627 in baby name popularity for boys with 30 occurrences. It ranked 11,283 in baby name popularity for girls with 9 occurrences.

View the Michel Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Michel has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Michel to other names.

Michel Related Names

Michel is a form of Michael.

Famous Michels

  • Michel Blavet ~ Musician
  • Michel de Montaigne ~ Writer
  • Michel de Nostredame ~ Writer
  • Michel Debre ~ French Prime Minister (1959-1962)
  • Michel Goulet ~ Ice Hockey Player
  • Michel Platini ~ Soccer Player
  • Michel Rocard ~ French Prime Minister (1988-1991)
  • Michel van de Korput ~ Soccer Player
  • Michel Vorm ~ Soccer Player

Michel Numerology

What will your new littleMichel be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Michel are often crafty and lucky but most of all they are read more >>

Michel Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Michel in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Michel.

Just for fun, see the name Michel in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Michel in Nautical Flags page.