Michael מיכאל, derived from the question מי כאל mī kāʼēl, meaning "Who is like God?"
Breaking "Apocalyptic Hurricane Michael To Hit Florida" by Paul Begley
In English, it is sometimes shortened to Mike, Mikey, Mickey, Micha, or Mick.
Michael Bublé - It's A Beautiful Day [Official Music Video] by Michael Bublé
Female forms of Michael include Michelle, Michele, Michaela, Mechelle, Micheline, and Michaelle, although Michael is occasionally seen as a female name; women named Michael include actresses Michael Learned and Michael Michele.
Michael Learned is an American actress, known for her role as Olivia Walton in the long-running CBS drama series The Waltons.
Michele, is an Italian male given name, akin to the English male name Michael.
Another form is Mychal, which can either be a male or female name.
Patronymic surnames that come from Michael include Michaels, Carmichael, MacMichael, McMichael, Micallef, Michaelson, Mikkelsen, DiMichele, Mikhaylov, Mykhaylenko, Mikeladze, Michels, and Mitchell.
Mykhaylenko or Mykhailenko is a Ukrainian last name, derived from the Ukrainian first name Mykhaylo.
Mikeladze was a Georgian noble family, known from at least the 14th century.
Mikkelsen is a Danish-Norwegian patronymic surname meaning "son of Mikkel".