Name: Micah

Origin and Meaning of the Name Micah

  • Meaning:
    Who is similar?
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  • Meaning:
    Who is similar?
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (MY kah); (MEE kah)
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    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    English name derived from the Hebrew Micha. It is often taken as short form of Micaiah, meaning "who is like God?".

    It was the name of several characters of the Old Testament, including a Prophet titular of the Book of Micah.

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