Correct spelling


Correct spelling, explanation: the name Michael comes from Hebrew Mikha’el, and considering the meaning, Michael is the closest sounding anglicization of this name, and as such, it is often considered to be the standard or the most correct form of the existing variants of the name.

Definition of Michael:
a popular masculine given name of Hebrew origin.
I have posters of Michael Jordans on all the walls!
My brother’s name is Michael, but everyone just calls him Mike.

Incorrect spelling


Incorrect spelling, explanation: the Hebrew name Michael has a lot of different variants all over the world. One of these is Micheal which can be considered an anglicized version of the Irish Mícheál. Please remember, that even though in some cases this may be a misspelling with the switched ae and ea, in other situations it may be someone’s actual name!