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Gender: F Meaning of Michaela: "who is like God" Origin of Michaela: Feminine variation of Michael Michaela's Popularity in 2014: #478

This most proper form of the name shot up the charts in the nineties, only to sink just as precipitously, supplanted by upstarts Makayla and McKayla ad infinitum.

Famous People Named Michaela

Michaela Denis (1914-2003), British wildlife documentary film-maker and presenter
Michaela Conlin, American actress (b. 1978)
Michaela McManus, American actress (b. 1983)
Michaela Odone, discovered a treatment for ALD illness
Michaela DePrince, Sierra Leonean-American ballet dancer
Michaela Pereira, news anchor on CNN's morning show "New Day"
Michaela Angela Davis, American writer on black style, race, gender, and hip-hop culture in the US; also a CNN contributor

Pop Culture References for the name Michaela

Michaela "Mike" Quinn, main character of "Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman" TV series (1993-1998)