Baby name Michael
Meaning:who is like god?
Description: A common biblical name in English form, Michael is a name borne by an archangel protector of the Hebrews, regarded as a Catholic saint. Michael was often depicted as bearing a flaming sword. The name is borne by a Persian prince mentioned in the Book of Daniel. Michael has been a relentlessly popular name since the early 20th century. Namesakes exist in great numbers – including Michael Jackson (singer), Michael Jordan (basketball), Michael Moore (director) and Michael Owen (footballer).
Statistics for Michael
From 1996 to 2015 the name 'Michael' was given to 40.020 Boys, representing 0,63% of the total 6.402.657 Boys registered since 1996.
Registrations by Year of name 'Michael'
This chart shows the registrations of name 'Michael' in England and Wales per year since 1996
It is possible to see that the registrations name 'Michael' varied from 1.139 to 4.187 per year.
Rank Popularity by Year of name 'Michael'
This chart shows the popularity of name 'Michael' in England and Wales per year since 1996
It is possible to see that name 'Michael' varied from rank 22 to 54.