MY-kel, MEE-kel
Basque and Scandinavian variation of Michael
"who is like God"

Mikel Origin and Meaning

The name Mikel is a boy's name of Basque origin meaning "who is like God".

A Basque and Scandinavian form of Michael, pronounced MEE-kel. In the US, it is sometimes chosen as a modern alternative spelling of Michael.

# 992 in the US

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Mikel Popularity

Famous People Named Mikel

  • Mikel Mason "Mikey" RobinsAustralian TV presenter
  • Mikel Arteta (Amatriain)Spanish footballer
  • Mikel John Obi (born John Michael Nchekwube Obinna)Nigerian footballer
  • Mikel Astarloza (Chaurreau)Spanish Basque cyclist
  • Mikel San José (Domínguez)Spanish footballer
  • Mikel Nieve (Iturralde)Spanish cyclist