Finnish short form of Mikael
"who is like God"

Mika Origin and Meaning

The name Mika is a boy's name meaning "who is like God".

This short form of Mikael, a variation of Michael, may originate in Finland but it's most popular in Germany and The Netherlands. Mika can make a cute and original way to honor a Michael in the family, but be prepared for a lot of people pronouncing it with a long i as in Mike.

Mika Popularity

Famous People Named Mika

  • Mikastage name of Michael Holbrook Penniman, Jr., British male singer and songwriter
  • Mika Pauli HäkkinenFinnish racing driver
  • Mika Juhani SaloFinnish racing driver
  • Mika Halvari (born 1970)Finnish shot putter
  • Mika Hannula (born 1979)Swedish ice hockey player
  • Mika Helin (born 1978)Finnish football player
  • Mika Horiuchi (born 1986)Japanese,American musician
  • Mika Immonen (born 1972)Finnish pool player
  • Mika JákHungarian noble
  • Mika Kallio (born 1982)Finnish motorcycle racer
  • Mika Karppinen (born 1971)Finnish drummer better known as Gas Lipstick
  • Mika Kaurismäki (born 1955)Finnish film director
  • Mika Koivuniemi (born 1967)Finnish ten,pin bowler
  • Mika Kojonkoski (born 1963)Finnish ski jumper and politician
  • Mika Kuusisto (born 1967)Finnish cross,country skier
  • Mika Lahtinen (born 1985)Finnish football player
  • Mika Laitinen (born 1973)Finnish ski jumper
  • Mika Luttinen (born 1971)Finnish musician
  • Mika Muranen (born 1971)Finnish prisoner
  • Mika Myllylä (born 1969)Finnish cross,country skier
  • Mika Niskanen (born 1973)Finnish ice hockey player
  • Mika Noronen (born 1979)Finnish ice hockey player
  • Mika Nurmela (born 1971)Finnish football player
  • Mika Peltonen (born 1965)Finnish military officer
  • Mika Pohjola (born 1971)Finnish jazz pianist
  • Mika Ronkainen (born 1970)Finnish film director
  • Mika Sankala (born 1964)Finnish football manager and former footballer
  • Mika Špiljak (1916–2007)Yugoslav politician
  • Mika Strömberg (born 1970)Finnish ice hockey player
  • Mika Tauriainen (born 1975)Finnish rock singer
  • Mika Vainiomember of the Finnish electronic duo Pan sonic
  • Mika Vasara (born 1983)Finnish shot putter
  • Mika Väyrynen (footballer) (born 1981)Finnish football player
  • Mika Vukona(born 1982), Fijian,born New Zealand basketball player
  • Mika Waltari (1908–1979)Finnish author
  • Mika Zibanejad(born 1993), Swedish ice hockey player

Mika in Pop Culture

  • Grand Master Mikaa minor antagonist in "Final Fantasy X" and "X,2"
  • Mika Kagehiraa character from the game ensemble stars