Michelangelo
Origin/Usage
Hebrew, Italian
Pronunciation
mee-kel-AHN-jeh-lo
Meaning
Michael, the angel
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Michelangelo refers to the archangel Michael. Michael is ultimately derived from Hebrew and means "which man is like God?", which is a rhetorical question suggesting a negative answer. As a masculine given name Michael has been popular over centuries and in different spellings all over the world. Recent famous bearers include the basketball player Michael Jordan, as well as the American musician Michael Jackson.

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Michelangelo Buonarroti - sculptor

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