Name: Michelangelo

Origin and Meaning of the Name Michelangelo

  • Meaning:
    Angel Michael
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    (mee keh LAHN jeh lo)
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Miscellaneous Info for Michelangelo

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    Italian speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Combination of the Italian names Michele (Italian form of Michael, "who is like God?") and Angelo ("angel, messenger of God").

    The name, which refers to the biblical archangel Michael, was borne by Michelangelo Buonarrotti, the famous Italian sculptor, painter, architect, and poet.

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