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Gender: F Meaning of Michaela: "who is like God" Origin of Michaela: Feminine variation of Michael Michaela's Popularity in 2015: #496

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 journalist
Michael Christian "Michaela" (Bates) Keilen, 2nd child (1st daughter) of the reality TV show "Bringing Up Bates" family

Pop Culture References for the name Michaela

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