Last name: MICHEL

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All you have to know about the last name MICHEL

Last name frequency

MICHEL : This last name is indexed 4,393,381 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

MICHEL : 1: French Walloon German Dutch West Indian (mainly Haiti) Seychellois and Mauritian: from the personal name Michel (see Michael).2: Basque: Castilianized form of Mitxel from the personal name Mitxel an equivalent of Michael.3: Polish: from a variant of the personal name Michał (see Michael).4: Germanized form of Sorbian Michał Czech and Slovak Michal ‘Michael’.5: English and Scottish: variant of Mitchell.6: American shortened form of Greek patronymics from the personal name Michael e.g. Michelakis Michelakakis or Michelakos.

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