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Gender: Male

The name Mikael is a boy's name . Mikael and is often added to lists like Variations of Michael and discussed in our forums with posts like "Picky Parents BNG".

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Entered the US Top 1000 for the first time in 2016.

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Famous People Named Mikael

(Lars) Mikael Åkerfeldt, Swedish singer of death metal band Opeth
Mikael Åke Persbrandt, Swedish actor
Mikael Kaj Forssell, Finnish footballer
(Karl) Mikael Samuelsson, Swedish ice hockey player
(Carl) Mikael Lustig, Swedish footballer
Mikael Backlund, Swedish ice hockey player
Mikael Granlund, Finnish ice hockey player

Pop Culture References for the name Mikael

Mikael Blomkvist, main character from the Millennium Trilogy


elisabeth_terceiro Says:


We are naming our child this since my fathers name is Michael, and so was my husbands father, but he was always nicknamed ‘mike’ so we thought that this was the perfect name for our son.