Michelle (given name)

Michelle (given name)
Pronunciation m-SHEL, mee-SHEL, mi-SHEL
Gender Female
Word/Name Hebrew via French and English
Meaning "Who is like God?"
Other names
Related names Michael, Michel

Michelle is a given name, originally the French feminine form of Michel. It is now extensively used in English-speaking as well as French-speaking countries. It means "Who is like God?"


People with the given name Michelle

Fictional characters

As pseudonym

People with the surname Michelle

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