Michael is a Biblical name referring to one of the seven archangels who defeats and casts out the demons in the book of Revelation. A classic “evergreen” name, Michael has always stood the test of time to steadfastly remain as a top boys name.


  • hebrew: Who is like God?


Alternative Spellings

Syllables: 2

International Variations

Famous Namesakes:

Singer Michael Jackson, Actor Michael Douglas, Basketball player Michael Jordan, Actor Michael Caine, Actor Michael J. Fox, Russian President Mikhail Gorbachev

Celebrity Babies:

Son of Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos, Son of Julio Iglesias, Son of Natasha Richardson and Liam Neeson, Son of Mark Wahlberg