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Spell Check of michael

Correct spelling: michael

Definition of michael:

( Old Testament) the guardian archangel of the Jews

Common misspellings for michael:

  • micheal (74%)
  • michale (7%)
  • micahel (7%)
Misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.
boy

Michael

  \m(i)-chael\
 

Meaning: who resembles God

Origin: Hebrew

Details:
Michael as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Michael), is pronounced MYE-kal. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Michael is "who resembles God". Biblical: Michael is the archangel (chief or principal angel) who defeats the dragon. He and Gabriel are angels given personal names in the canonical Bible. Many saints, emperors, and kings have borne the name, and there are many variants, male and female. Micheal, the Gaelic spelling, is frequently used. This may be intentional, or it may be an accidental transposition of the "ae" vowels. Michael and Angelo are frequently blended in Latin-based language-speaking countries, as in Michelangelo Buonarroti, the Italian artist. Miguel (mee-GEL) is a Spanish and Portuguese form; Michel is French and popular in the Netherlands; Michiel (mee-KHEEL) is Dutch; Mikael, Mikell, Mikkel are Scandinavian; Michail, Mikhail are Russian; Michal is Polish; Miko is Slavic; Mikel, Miquel are Basque, French. Baseball celebrity Mickey Mantle; actors Mickey Rooney, Michael Caine, Michael J. Fox, Michel Chiklis, Michael Gambon, Michael Imperioli, Mike Myers; singers Michael Jackson, Mick Jagger; cartoon celebrity Mickey Mouse; Soviet statesman Mikhail Gorbachev; hockey player Mike Modano; fashion designer Michael Kors.

Related names: Micah.

Sounds Like: Mitchel, Mishal, Mishaal.

Variants: Mykell, Makai, Micael, Mical, Micha, Michaelangelo, Michail, Michal, Micheal, Michel, Michelangelo, Michele, Michiel, Mickey, Micky, Miguel, Mihail, Mihaly, Mikael, Mike, Mikel, Mikell, Mikey, Mikkel, Mikhail, Mikhalis, Mikhos, Miko, Mikol, Miky, Miquel, Mischa, Misha, Mitch, Mitchell, Mychael, Mychal, Mykal, Mykel.

girl

Michael

  \m(i)-chael\
 

Meaning: who resembles God

Origin: Hebrew

Details:
Michael as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Michael), is a variant of Michaela (Hebrew), and the meaning of Michael is "who resembles God". See also Micah, Michal, Michelle and Shayla.

Sounds Like: Michaella, Mychaela, Mischaela, Michele, Michaila, Micaela, Mechaela, Mychal, Michala, Mical, Michell, Michela.

Examples of usage for michael:

1) This was either my grandfather or my grand- uncle, Sir Michael Creagh. - "Reminiscences of a South African Pioneer", W. C. Scully.

2) The last one I saw was in Kirk Michael. - "The Fairy-Faith in Celtic Countries", W. Y. Evans Wentz.

3) And all the way to the hotel Michael and I discussed the nature of fairies. - "The Fairy-Faith in Celtic Countries", W. Y. Evans Wentz.

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