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Michell is a unique spelling alternative to the ever-popular Michelle. It still has that traditionally French sound. Michell will make your daughter stand out, as it is only rank 17,753 as of 2020.

Meaning of the name Michell:

French: who is like God?

Origin of the name Michell:

The baby name Michell originated as a spelling variation of Michelle. Michelle is the feminine French form of Michel, the French variation of Michael. Michael originated from the ancient Hebrew name Mikha'el. Both Michell and Michelle, however, did not come to America until the twentieth century.

Symbolism of the name Michell:

Michell has the same meaning as Michelle since it is only a spelling variation of the name. Both date back to Michael, which comes from the Hebrew Mikha'el. This latter name translated to “who is like God?”

Style of the name Michell:

Traditional

Gender of the name Michell:

Michell is a wholesome name for girls.

Pronunciation of the name Michell:

mi-SHEHL

Number of syllables in the name Michell:

Two

Emotion evoked from the name Michell:

Michell feels natural and tender-hearted. It is approachable and humble.

Alternative spellings for the name Michell:

Nicknames for the name Michell:

  • Mich
  • Chell
  • Michie
  • Michi
  • Michy
  • Mimi 
  • Ell
  • Mica 
  • Chelly
  • Chelli

Popularity of the name Michell:

Michell was a top 1,000 baby name in the mid to late twentieth centuries. It ranked at number 956 in 1963, leaving in 1981 at rank 990. Michell was most popular as a top 600 name in 1967 and 1971. In the former, it was rank 577, and in 1971, rank 596.

Related names for the name Michell:

Great middle names for Michell and their meanings:

  • Denise (devoted to Bacchus)
  • Ruth (friend)
  • Faye (fairy)
  • Pauline (small)
  • Erin (from the island to the west)
  • Jenae (God has answered)
  • Reagan (little ruler)
  • Irene (peace)

Famous people with the name Michell:

No famous people have the baby name Michell.

Michells in popular culture:

There are no pop culture references to the name Michell.