Michal - Meaning of Michal
[ 2 syll. mic-hal, mi-ch-al ] The baby boy name Michal is sometimes used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is Miy-KAA-L or MIY-HHaa-L †. Michal is a Czech, Polish, Slavic, English, and Hebrew name of Hebrew origin. See Michal for more information.
In addition, Michal is a variant of the name Michael (Czech, English, French, German, and Yiddish) in the Czech, Polish, and Slavic languages.
Michal is rare as a baby name for boys. At the modest peak of its usage in 1956, 0.004% of baby boys were given the name Michal. It ranked at #871 then. The baby name has since experienced a loss in popularity, and is today of very light use. Out of the group of boy names directly linked to Michal, Michael was the most frequently used in 2018. Though Michal is somewhat used more commonly as a baby boy name today, there was a period from 1942 to 1942 that it was more popular with girls. From 1952 on, increasingly more baby boys than girls were named Michal.
Baby names that sound like Michal include Mikal, MacCall, MacColl, Maccoll, MacElroy, Macelroy, Machael, Machol, Maciel, MacKile, MacKyle, Mackile, Mackswel, Mackswell, Mackswil, Mackswill, Mackwelle, Mackyle, MacNiall, and Macniall.
† Pronunciation for Michal: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; HH as in "he (HH.IY)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"