Michel: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Michel

The French version of the Hebrew name Michael, meaning “like the Lord.” This will be hard to believe when your little Michel throws a tantrum or uses poop for finger paint, but, perhaps he’ll grow into that meaning someday.

Nicknames:

Mich, Chel.

Famous people named Michel:

Philosopher/novelist Michel Henry.

Fun facts:

The famous prophet Nostradamus, famous for his accurate predictions of major world events far beyond his time, was actually named Michel de Nostredame.

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