Name: Mitchell

Origin and Meaning of the Name Mitchell

  • Meaning:
    Who is like God?
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Who is like God?
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (MICH el)
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Miscellaneous Info for Mitchell

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Transferred use of a surname, derived from Michel, a Medieval variant of Michael.

    Mitchell is a common surname, borne by 'Gone with the Wind' author Margaret Mitchell, and musician Joni Mitchell. Mitch is a character in Tennessee Williams' 'A Streetcar Named Desire'.

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