Mikael

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Danish[edit]

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Mikael

  1. (biblical) Michael.
  2. A male given name, often also spelled Michael.

References[edit]

  • [1] Danskernes Navne, based on CPR data: 9 298 males with the given name Mikael (compared to 60 908 named Michael) have been registered in Denmark between about 1890 (=the population alive in 1967) and January 2005, with the frequency peak in the 1960s. Accessed on 19 May, 2011.

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Latin Michāēl, from the Ancient Greek Μῐχᾱήλ (Mikhāḗl), from the Hebrew מִיכָאֵל (mikha'él, Michael, literally Who is like God?).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmikɑel/
  • Hyphenation: Mi‧ka‧el

Proper noun[edit]

Mikael

  1. (biblical) Michael.
  2. A male given name.

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Mikael m

  1. (biblical) Michael.
  2. A male given name.

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Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Mikael

  1. (biblical) Michael.
  2. A male given name.

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References[edit]

  • [2] Statistisk sentralbyrå, Namnestatistikk: 2365 males with the given name Mikael (compared to 4192 named Michael) living in Norway on January 1st 2011, with the frequency peak in the 2000s decade. Accessed on 19 May, 2011.

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Mikael

  1. (biblical) Michael.
  2. A male given name.
    • 1933 Ivar Lo-Johansson, Godnatt, jord, Albert Bonniers förlag (1950), pages 127-128:
      —Du fick heta Mikael du, sade hon en gång, då hon gick förbi med grädden i en båtformad snäcka. Det var jag som föreslog det. Jag hade alltid tyckt om det namnet.
      Mikael hörde hjärtat dunka under blusen och förblev stum.
      —Pappa heter Immanuel, sade han äntligen stammande. Det har väl farmor också gett honom?

Usage notes[edit]

  • The most common given name of men born in Sweden in the 1960s.

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References[edit]

  • [3] Statistiska centralbyrån and Sture Allén, Staffan Wåhlin, Förnamnsboken, Norstedts 1995, ISBN 9119551622: 126 744 males with the given name Mikael (compared to 38 690 named Michael) living in Sweden on December 31st, 2010, with the frequency peak in the 1960s. Accessed on May 19th, 2011.