Misael - Meaning of Misael
[ 2 syll. mi-sae(l), mis-a-el ] The baby boy name Misael is pronounced Miy-SEY-L †. Misael is of Hebrew origin. It is used mainly in English, German, and Spanish. The meaning of Misael is 'who is what God is?'. It is a biblical name derived from miy which means 'who' ; el 'God, powerful'. An old form of the name is Meshach (Hebrew). The name was borne in the Book of Daniel of the Bible by a young man who refused the orders of King Nebuchadnezzar to worship a golden idol.
Misael is a derivative of the Czech, English, French, German, and Yiddish Michael.
Misael is also a derivative (English and Spanish) of the Hebrew and English Mishael.
Misael is rare as a baby boy name. At the modest peak of its usage in 2008, 0.017% of baby boys were named Misael. It was #672 in rank then. The baby name has suffered a marked drop in frequency since then, and is currently used only on a very light scale. Out of the family of boy names directly related to Misael, Michael was the most widely used in 2012.
Baby names that sound like Misael include Macawlay, MacCall, MacColl, Maccoll, MacElroy, Macelroy, MacGill, Macgill, Machael, Maciel, MacKile, MacKyle, Mackile, Mackswel, Mackswell, Mackswil, Mackswill, Mackwelle, Mackyle, and Maesel.
† Pronunciation for Misael: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"