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Popularity Over Time: How Many Girls Have Been Named Michal
This chart illustrates how many Girls were named Michal in the U.S. since 1880.
A few facts about the girl's name Michal:
Records indicate that 81 girls in the United States have been named Michal since 1880.
The greatest number of people were given this name in 1942, when 81 people in the U.S. were given the name Michal. Those people are now 78 years old.
So ... how do we know this stuff? Baby Names Hub identifies trends by analyzing vast amounts of data made available by the U.S. government and other public sources. This data, including social security statistics, provides detailed information on baby name popularity and trends in the United States.
Comments about the name Michal
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3 Positive Comments
"This is my name! I was also not born in 1942, and I love my name!" Mar. 22, 2020:
"I was named Michal in 1951 so I have a hard time believing that the name was only used in 1942 by 81 people. Google it. The name is Hebrew and means "brook." It is not a female version of "Michael" which means "Who is like God?" "Michal" is a popular name in Israel.
My mom chose my name when she was a young girl listening to radio Bible stories in the 1930's. Princess Michal was the daughter of Saul and later the first wife of King David. I've read two novels based upon her.
"Michal" is the middle name of my daughter and my granddaughter. Yes, it's uncommon and has presented some challenges from getting assigned to boys' gym classes to mispronunciation but it's "my" name and I've been defending and explaining it for 63 years. I've never used a nickname. I know another Michal Ann who is in her 40's and she was called "Mickey" when she was little." May. 20, 2015:
"I am 25, and I love that I have never met anyone with my name. I also go by mikki.:-)" Dec. 28, 2010:
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