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Mikayla Name Meaning and Origin

Mikayla Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

Who is like God, Gift of God

Name Origin


Mikayla is a Hebrew name that means 'Who is like God' or 'Gift of God'. It is a feminine form of the name Michael, which has strong biblical roots and connotations of strength and divine protection.

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Mikayla Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Mikayla is relatively easy to pronounce with a smooth flow of syllables, though the 'kay' sound may pose a slight challenge for some.

Name Melody Rating:

The name Mikayla has a balanced rhythm with a clear emphasis on the second syllable, making it pleasant and easy to say.

Famous People Named Mikayla

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● Mikayla Demaiter

Mikayla Demaiter is a Canadian ice hockey player known for her exceptional skills as a goaltender. She has gained recognition for her talent and dedication to the sport.

● Mikayla McClure

Mikayla McClure is an American actress and singer who has appeared in various television shows and musical productions. She is admired for her versatility and stage presence.

● Mikayla Holmgren

Mikayla Holmgren is an American dancer and beauty pageant contestant who made history as the first person with Down syndrome to compete in Miss USA state pageants.

Mikayla Name Popularity Insights

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Potential Negative Connotations of Mikayla

The name Mikayla does not have significant negative connotations or associations with negative characters. It is a popular and well-liked name with positive meanings related to God and gifts.

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