Michele

Michele - A very unique female name



  Jun 25,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Michele, meaning who is like God, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1925 on position #1765. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Michele and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Michele? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Michele. The baby girl name Michele was given to 23 baby girls in 2012, ranking #2828 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 61,446 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Michele peaked in popularity 51 years ago in 1968 on position 29.



Famous with this name

Michele Durrett
Michele Placido
Michele Mulroney


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Michele is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Michele is currently topping the baby name charts in Pennsylvania at position #1,332 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #3,519.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Michele is where you live.


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Michele origin and meaning

Michele is a 7 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means who is like God. To see famous people named Michele, pop culture references for the name Michele and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Michele

We've found the following names that sound similar to Michele, sorted by popularity.

Michelle / Makayla / Mikayla / Michaela / Michael / Mikaela / Mckayla / Micaela / Michell / Mozelle /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20122828
20113204
20102450
20092003
20082093
20071822
20061590
20051477
20041122
20031075
20021040
2001883
2000923
1999847
1998746
1997671
1996591
1995526
1994457
1993363
1992332
1991276
1990243
1989217
1988205
1987205
1986187
1985182
1984163
1983155
1982135
1981127
1980124
1979105
197887
197777
197663
197556
197450
197344
197236
197139
197031
196930
196829
196736
196636
196548
196458
196359
196259
196163
196089
195989
195892
195799
1956100
195593
195489
1953102
1952110
1951126
1950128
1949135
1948160
1947149
1946187
1945210
1944187
1943212
1942255
1941561
1940666
1939889
1938973
1937937
19361085
19351084
19331532
19321369
19281564
19261613
19251765

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Pennsylvania1332
Florida1892
New York2144
Texas3519

Even more about Michele


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Michele a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Michele?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1968
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Michele
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 61,446
Letter count 7
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1925
2012 births +23

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