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Pronunciation

maɪkə

Origin

English

Meaning

A fairly modern ancient name, Micah has roots that go back thousands of years, yet only appeared as a first name in the late 1950s. A biblical name, coming from the Hebrew word Mikha, he is said to have been a prophet in the Old Testament. The name is sometimes used in the alternative form Micha, in Holland and Germany.

Rank in the year 2015

Micah was ranked #185 in the most popular American names of 2015.

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