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Gender: M Meaning of Mitchell: "who is like God" Origin of Mitchell: English variation of Michael Mitchell's Popularity in 2013: #458

Mitchell has had something of a roller coaster ride, showing some panache in the forties and fifties, when it was seen as a sharper alternative to Michael with its cool Mitch nickname, slipping a bit, then resurfacing in the 90s when it reached as high as Number 71. And now it's showing signs of a comeback, ranking at 458. Mitchell Pritchett is one of the leading characters on the tv sitcom Modern Family.

Mitchell is an English/Scottish surname name, derived from a medieval nickname of Michael.

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Famous People Named Mitchell

Mitchell Musso, American actor
British Alexander Mitchell, American rapper
Margaret Mitchell, American author
Mitchell Craig "Mitch" Pileggi, American actor
Mitchell Ryan, American actor
Mitchell Parish, American lyricist
Mitchell Froom, American music producer
Mitchell Leisen, American film and art director
Mitchell Hepburn, 11th Premier of Ontario, Canada
Tripp Easton Mitchell Johnston, son of American reality TV personality Bristol Palin and grandson of politician Sarah Palin

Pop Culture References for the Name Mitchell

Mitchell Pritchett, character in the TV series "Modern Family"
Mitchell McDeere, main character in John Grisham's "The Firm"
Logan Mitchell, main character on "Big Time Rush"
Mitchell, minor character in the Hunger Games series
Mitchell Mouse, named used to introduce maestro Mickey Mouse in the Disney short, "Symphony Hour"

Michell, Mitch, Mitchel, Mitchill, Mytch

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