mich(el)-le\ is pronounced mee-SHELL. It
is of French and Hebrew origin, and its
meaning is "who resembles God?". Feminine
form of Michael. A popular name when it
was first used in the 1940s, and made even
more so by the Beatles' famous song
"Michelle" in the 1970s. Popular in Germany.
Actresses Michelle Pfeiffer, Sara Michelle
Gellar; singer Me'Shell N'Degé Ocello;
figure skater Michelle Kwan.