✍  Updated on: March 14th, 2023

Jean-Michel name meaning

Gender: Boy
Origin: Hebrew and French
Meaning: God is Merciful and Who is Like God
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What does Jean-Michel mean?

Boy name Jean-Michel is of Hebrew and French origin, Jean-Michel means "God is Merciful or Who is Like God". The name is celebrated on February 23 or December 21.

Does Jean-Michel sound like a good baby name?

Jean-Michel is a unique and timeless baby boy name with a classic ring to it. It exudes sophistication and elegance, making it a perfect choice for parents who want to give their child a refined moniker. The name has a French origin, which adds to its charm and allure. Its meaning, "God remits," suggests that those named Jean-Michel are blessed with forgiveness and compassion. Additionally, the name has an air of mystery about it that makes it alluring and intriguing. People with this name are known for being intelligent, creative, and charming individuals who have an impressive ability to overcome obstacles. Thus, if you're looking for a distinctive yet meaningful baby boy name that will stand the test of time, Jean-Michel is an excellent choice!

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How popular is the name Jean-Michel?

Jean-Michel was a popular name in France. Over 86326 babies have been named Jean-Michel since 1902. When at the peak of its usage in 1957, 3854 boys were bestowed the name and it was ranked at 34th position. However the graph is now showing a downward trend after 104 years. In addition to that, the name has been in the top 50 baby names 22 times Jean-Michel is an uncommon baby name in Belgium where it may not be used now.

Jean-Michel is a common name in Switzerland, Canada and Haiti while somewhat familiar name in Ivory Coast, Morocco, New Caledonia, French Polynesia, Gabon, DR Congo, Germany, Poland, England, Netherlands, Spain and Luxembourg. According to our research, at least 120000 people have been bestowed Jean-Michel around the globe.


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Other names similar to Jean-Michel

  •  Esti - Unisex name Esti is chiefly used in Old DanishSwedish and Finnish is originated from Old Persian. Esti is equivalent of Æisti in Danish language
  •  Sakara - Of Indian-Todas origin, Outlandish Sakara bestowed upon girls, Sakara means "Sweetness and Yahweh Remembers". Sakara is derivation of Sakari.
  •  Jocko - Jocko's meaning is God is Merciful, Diminutive of Jack and One Who Supplants came from English and Hebrew is used as a boy name. Jocko is resulted from Jack.
  •  Ilsebet is form of Elisabet in German language
  •  Ruutu is used in Finnish and Greenlandic is given to both genders. Ruutu is Finnish cognate of Rut. Also Ruutu is Finnish equivalent of Ruti. Also Ruutu is Greenlandic equivalent of Rûto
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Famous people named Jean-Michel

  • Jean-Michel Atlan, French artist
  • Jean-Michel Dubernard, medical doctor specializing in transplant surgery
  • Jean-Michel Byron, South African-born funk and rock vocalist
  • Jean-Michel Maulpoix, was born on November 11, 1952 in Montbéliard
  • Jean-Michel Bellot, retired male pole vaulter from France
  • Jean-Michel Gaillard, high-ranking French official
  • Jean-Michel Moreau, French draughtsman, illustrator and engraver
  • Jean-Michel Aulas, founder and CEO of Cegid and serves as the owner and chairman of French football club Olympique Lyonnais which he has owned since 1987
  • Jean-Michel Severino, is General Inspector of Finances
  • Jean-Michel Defaye, French pianist, composer
  • Jean-Michel Frank, French interior designer
  • Jean-Michel Basquiat, American artist of Haitian and Puerto Rican descent
  • Jean-Michel Jarre, French composer, performer and record producer
  • Jean-Michel Ménard, curler from Aylmer, Quebec, Canada
  • Jean-Michel Huon de Kermadec, 18th-century French navigator
  • Jean-Michel Liade Gnonka, Burkinabé football player
  • Jean-Michel Folon, Belgian artist, illustrator, painter, and sculptor
  • Jean-Michel Saive, Belgian former professional table tennis player
  • Jean-Michel Charlier, Belgian comics writer
  • Jean-Michel de Lepinay, French officer
  • Jean-Michel Cousteau, French oceanographic explorer, environmentalist
  • Jean-Michel Badiane, French football defender of Senegalese descent
  • Jean-Michel Bayle, French former professional motorcycle racer
  • Jean-Michel Tchouga, footballer from Bafoussam
  • Jean-Michel Pilc, jazz pianist
  • Jean-Michel Larqué, retired footballer, and now a sports journalist
  • Jean-Michel Ferri, former France international footballer
  • Jean-Michel Cavalli, French and Corsican licensed professional football manager and former football player
  • Jean-Michel Lesage, French footballer
  • Jean-Michel Chevotet, French architect
  • Jean-Michel Bombardier, Canadian former pair skater
  • Jean-Michel Sanejouand, was born in Lyon, France, on July 18, 1934
  • Jean-Michel Portal in L'homme que j'aime as Actor
  • Jean-Michel Dhermay in Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie as Actor
  • Jean-Michel Martial in Sucre amer as Actor
  • Jean-Michel Richaud in Frozen as Actor
  • Jean-Michel Le Gal in Take This Waltz as Actor
  • Jean-Michel Tinivelli in L'empire des loups as Actor
  • Jean-Michel Michenaud in Frank Capra's American Dream as Producer
  • Jean-Michel Aubret is credited as writer of movie Charit� biz'ness
  • In 1984, Jean-Michel Sénécal portrayed the role of N in crime flick Le crime de la maison Grün.
  • In 2005 drama flick, Camping sauvage, Jean-Michel Guerin portrayed Antoine.

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