Mike

Mike - A very unique male name



  Jan 22,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Mike appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #153. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Mike and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Mike? 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 Mike. The baby boy name Mike was given to 195 baby boys in 2012, ranking #868 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 8,416 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Mike peaked in popularity 59 years ago in 1960 on position 36.



Famous with this name

Mike Nichols
Mike Abbott
Mike White


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Mike is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Mike is currently topping the baby name charts in Connecticut at position #372 - and is the least popular in Georgia at position #1,328.

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 Mike is where you live.


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Mike origin and meaning

Mike is a 4 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Mike, pop culture references for the name Mike and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Mike

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

Max / Micah / Moses / Mack / Mickey / Moises / Moshe / Mekhi / Mose / Messiah /

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
2012868
2011881
2010857
2009834
2008793
2007756
2006690
2005708
2004629
2003642
2002617
2001611
2000595
1999646
1998630
1997577
1996548
1995583
1994607
1993619
1992562
1991528
1990524
1989477
1988485
1987516
1986508
1985484
1984523
1983492
1982485
1981407
1980416
1979385
1978376
1977341
1976303
1975280
1974245
1973207
1972175
1971153
1970137
1969114
196893
196784
196669
196551
196447
196344
196239
196136
196036
195937
195840
195753
195696
1955123
1954130
1953136
1952136
1951128
1950114
194988
194868
194765
194664
194570
194480
194390
1942105
1941111
1940122
1939129
1938154
1937167
1936175
1935183
1934196
1933206
1932208
1931192
1930198
1929196
1928187
1927178
1926171
1925167
1924164
1923157
1922163
1921145
1920141
1919133
1918129
1917127
1916125
1915129
1914130
1913146
1912144
1911139
1910153

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Connecticut372
New York474
California522
Florida535
Massachusetts573
New Jersey618
Texas814
Washington891
North Carolina1043
Virginia1078
Illinois1153
Georgia1328

Even more about Mike


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 Mike 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 male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Mike?

1 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
1960
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Mike
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 8,416
Letter count 4
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +195

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