Name: Mikhail

Origin and Meaning of the Name Mikhail

  • Meaning:
    Who resembles God?
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Russian form of Michael
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (mee kah EEL)
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Miscellaneous Info for Mikhail

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  • Used in:
    English and Russian speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Although originally a Jewish name, this is not generally used by Russian Jews.

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