[ 3 syll. mi-ca-iah, mic-ai-ah ] The baby boy name Micaiah is also used as a girl name. It is pronounced in English as May-KEY-ah †. Micaiah is used predominantly in the English and Hebrew languages, and its origin is Hebrew. The name is of the meaning who is like Yahweh?. A biblical name, it is derived from the elements 'miy' meaning who ; 'yahweh' name of God. Mikhayahu (Hebrew) is an original form of Micaiah. The name was borne in the Old Testament of the Bible by the son of Imlah, a faithful prophet of Samaria.
In addition, Micaiah is a variant of the name Micah (English, German, Hebrew, and Welsh).
The name Michaiah (English and Hebrew) is a variant of Micaiah.
Micah (English, German, Hebrew, and Welsh contraction) is another variant of Micaiah.
Micaiah is unusual as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. In 2018, among the group of boy names directly linked to Micaiah, Micah was the most popular.
Baby names that sound like Micaiah include Maceo, Mackea, Mackoy, Mahesa, Mahisa, Mahuizo, Mahuizoh, Maicu, Maielle, Mainaka, Makaio, Makea, Makia, Makiah, Makosa, Manasa, Manasés, Manashi, Manasi, and Manasyu.
† Pronunciation for Micaiah: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; AY as in "side (S.AY.D)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"