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Michelle Name Meaning and Origin

Michelle Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

Who is like God

Name Origin


The name Michelle means 'Who is like God' in Hebrew. It is a feminine form of Michael, a name with biblical origins.

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Michelle Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Michelle is easy to pronounce and flows smoothly. It is a popular name with a pleasant sound.

Name Melody Rating:

Michelle has a balanced rhythm with two syllables that sound harmonious together. It is pleasing to the ear.

Famous People Named Michelle

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● Michelle Pfeiffer

Michelle Pfeiffer is an American actress known for her roles in films such as 'Scarface', 'Batman Returns', and 'Dangerous Liaisons'. She has received multiple award nominations for her performances.

● Michelle Obama

Michelle Obama is the wife of former U.S. President Barack Obama. She is an advocate for several causes, including education, nutrition, and military families. Michelle Obama is also a best-selling author.

● Michelle Williams

Michelle Williams is an American singer-songwriter known for being a member of the successful girl group Destiny's Child. She has also pursued a solo music career and acted in films.

Michelle Name Popularity Insights

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Potential Negative Connotations of Michelle

The name Michelle does not typically evoke negative associations or cultural symbols. It is widely accepted and has positive connotations related to its meaning 'Who is like God'.

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