Mika

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Gender: M Pronunciation: MEE-ka Origin of Mika: Short form of Mikael

This short form of Mikael, a variation of Michael, may originate in Scandinavia 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.

Famous People Named Mika

Mika, stage name of Michael Holbrook Penniman, Jr., British male singer and songwriter
Mika Pauli Häkkinen, Finnish racing driver
Mika Juhani Salo, Finnish 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 Ják, Hungarian 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 Vainio, member 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

Pop Culture References for the name Mika

Grand Maester Mika, a minor antagonist in "Final Fantasy X" and "X-2"