English, diminutive of Michael
"who is like God?"

Mike Origin and Meaning

The name Mike is a boy's name of English origin.

Unlike Jake or Sam, few parents put Mike on the birth certificate.

# 949 in the US

Mike Rank in US Top 1000

Mike Popularity

Famous People Named Mike

  • Michael Richard "Mike" Pence48th Vice President of the United States
  • Michael Carl "Mike" BryanAmerican tennis player
  • Michael Gordon "Mike" OldfieldEnglish musician and composer
  • Michael Dale "Mike" HuckabeeAmerican politician, former governor of Arkansas
  • Mike Dirnt (born Michael Ryan Pritchard)bassist for American band Green Day
  • Mike StollerAmerican songwriter
  • Michael Gerard "Mike" TysonAmerican boxer
  • Michael John "Mike" MyersAmerican actor/comedian
  • Michael Edward "Mike" Lovemusician for American band The Beach Boys
  • Myron Leon "Mike" WallaceAmerican TV journalist
  • Mike Nichols (born Mikhail Igor Peschkowsky)American film and stage director
  • Michael Deane "Mike" HarrisCanadian politician, former premier of Ontario
  • Michael Christopher "Mike" Fuentesdrummer for American band Pierce The Veil
  • Mike VallelyAmerican pro skateboarder and singer for punk band Black Flag
  • Mike LeighEnglish writer and director
  • Mike JaafarAmerican reality TV Personality ("All American Muslim")
  • Mike "Boogie" MalinAmerican reality TV personality ("Big Brother All,Stars")
  • Michael Eliot "Mike" Gordonbassist for American band Phish
  • Michael Edward "Mike" Millsmusician for American band R.E.M.
  • Mike Dierickx aka M.I.K.E.Belgian trance DJ
  • Michael Stephen "Mike" Portnoydrummer for American band Dream Theater
  • Michael Kenji "Mike" Shinodalead singer for American band Linkin Park
  • Michael Greg "Mike" Mizanin aka The MizAmerican pro wrestler
  • Michael Samuel "Mike" WallaceAmerican NASCAR driver
  • Michael Diamond "Mike" ResnickAmerican science fiction writer
  • Michael Edward "Mike" ShanahanAmerican NFL coach
  • Killer Mike (born Michael Render)American rapper
  • Michael Shumway "Mike" LeeU.S. Senator from Utah
  • Mike Kroegerbassist for Canadian band Nickelback
  • Mike SeegerAmerican folk musician, half,brother of singer Pete Seeger
  • Michael "Mike" IlitchSr., American founder of Little Caesars Pizza and pro sports owner
  • Mike HezemansDutch racing driver
  • Michael Christopher "Mike" WhiteAmerican film director
  • Michael Riley "Mike" MogisAmerican music producer
  • Michael Aaron "Mike" Einzigerguitarist for American band Incubus
  • Michael William "Mike" ComrieCanadian ice hockey player
  • Mike WolfeAmerican reality TV personality, creator and star of the show "American Pickers," antique and collectible picker
  • Michael James "Mike" VogelAmerican actor
  • Mike LeBeaulead editor of "The Magnus Archives"

Mike in Pop Culture

  • Mike Meekinscharacter from video game "Ace Attorney"
  • Mike McKaycharacter in "Death Proof" from "Grindhouse"
  • Mike the Green Rangercharacter on TV's "Power Rangers Samurai" and "Super Samurai"
  • Mike Dawsonwimpy character from the "Dark Seed" video games
  • Mike Winchellcharacter from movie "Friday Night Lights"
  • MIKEcharacter on TV's "Twin Peaks"
  • Michael Robert "Mike" Chang Jr.character on TV's "Glee"
  • Michael "Mike" Delfinocharacter on TV's "Desperate Housewives"
  • Mike Ehrmantrautcharacter on TV's "Breaking Bad"
  • Michael Vernon "Mike" Baldwincharacter on British soap "Coronation Street"
  • Mike Hannigancharacter on TV's "Friends"
  • Michael John "Mike" Nelsoncharacter on TV's "Mystery Science Theater 3000"
  • "Mike" novel by P.G. Wodehouse
  • Mike's Hard Lemonadealcoholic beverage
  • Michaelangelo "Mike" Montgomerycharacter on TV's "Pretty Little Liars"
  • Mike Baxterlead character on TV's "Last Man Standing"
  • Mike Fostercharacter on TV's "The Fosters"
  • Mike Matthews aka MonEl, character on TV's "Supergirl"
  • Mike Paintercharacter from TV's "Channel Zero"
  • Mike Wheelercharacter on TV's "Stranger Things"
  • Monsignor Mike Ryancharacter from film "Guess Who's Coming to Dinner"
  • Mike Schmidtmain protagonist of the video game "Five Nights at Freddy's"
  • 'Big Island Mike'from mystery game Curse of Kapu Cave
  • Rev. Mike Weberwidowed Episcopal priest character on the ABC sitcom "Soul Man" which ran from 1997 to 1998, Mike Weber was played by Dan Aykroyd