Mika

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English[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Mika

  1. A female given name

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

20th century short form of Mikael (Michael).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Rhymes: -ikɑ
  • IPA(key): /ˈmikɑ/
  • Hyphenation: Mi‧ka

Proper noun[edit]

Mika

  1. A male given name.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Mika (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative Mika Mikat
genitive Mikan Mikojen
partitive Mikaa Mikoja
illative Mikaan Mikoihin
singular plural
nominative Mika Mikat
accusative nom.? Mika Mikat
gen. Mikan
genitive Mikan Mikojen
Mikainrare
partitive Mikaa Mikoja
inessive Mikassa Mikoissa
elative Mikasta Mikoista
illative Mikaan Mikoihin
adessive Mikalla Mikoilla
ablative Mikalta Mikoilta
allative Mikalleˣ Mikoilleˣ
essive Mikana Mikoina
translative Mikaksi Mikoiksi
instructive Mikoin
abessive Mikatta Mikoitta
comitative Mikoineen

Usage notes[edit]

Popular in the 1960s and 1970s. The most common first name of men born in Finland in 1967 - 1973.

Anagrams[edit]


Hawaiian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Mika

  1. (biblical) Micah
  2. A male given name of biblical origin.

References[edit]

  • Mary Kawena Pukui - Samuel H. Elbert, Hawaiian Dictionary, University of Hawaii Press 1971, page 183
  • Hawaii State Archives: Marriage records Mika occurs in 19th century marriage records as the only name (mononym) of 1 woman and 3 men.

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

Mika

  1. rōmaji reading of みか