Michelangelo - Meaning of Michelangelo

What does Michelangelo mean?

[ 5 syll. mic-he-lan-ge-lo, mi-chelang-elo ] The baby boy name Michelangelo is pronounced as Miy-Keh-LAE-NJHeh-Low †. Michelangelo is largely used in the Italian language, and it is derived from Hebrew and Italian origins. From Italian roots, its meaning is Michael the angel. The name is from the combination of Michael and the element 'angelo'. In the Bible, as well as in Jewish tradition, Michael was an archangel and commander of God. The best known bearer of the name was the Italian Renaissance painter, sculptor, poet, architect, and engineer Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475-1564).

Michelangelo is a variant of the name Michael (Czech, English, French, German, and Yiddish).

The name Michelangela (Italian) is the female equivalent of Michelangelo.

Anjelo, Michelange, Micko, Micky, Mikelangelo, and Mikey are variants of Michelangelo.

See also the related form, Mihangel (Welsh).

See also the related categories, commander (king), combination, god, angel (messenger), renaissance (revival), element, bible (biblical), hebrew, sculptor (craftsman), italian, archangel, and jewish.

Michelangelo is infrequently used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. Within the group of boy names directly linked to Michelangelo, Michael was the most commonly used in 2018.

Baby names that sound like Michelangelo include Michaelangelo, Mikelangelo, and Miguel Ángel (Spanish).

† English pronunciation for Michelangelo: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)"

A famous person named Michelangelo is Artist, Michelangelo, born Michelangelo Buonarroti, 6 March 1475 - 18 February 1564, Caprese, Italy.



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