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Gender: Female Pronunciation: MY-ka Meaning of Micah: "who is like the Lord" Origin of Micah: Hebrew Micah's Popularity in 2017: #982

The name Micah is a girl's name of Hebrew origin meaning "who is like the Lord". Micah is ranked #982 on our popularity charts and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".

From the experts:

Long a traditional boys’ name, now increasingly used for their sisters, as an alternative to the overused Michaela. A synonym is the German Meike, a version of Mary. Perhaps surprisingly, Micah has been on the US Top 1000 for girls since 1981, though it's in danger of dropping off.

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Famous People Named Micah

Jodelle Micah Ferland, Canadian actress
Micah Edelstein, American chef, "Top Chef" contestant

Pop Culture References for the name Micah

Micah, thirty-third book in the Bible

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