Definitions

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  • proper n. A female given name.

Etymologies

Latinate feminine form of Michael, first appearing as an anglicisation of the Portuguese and Spanish Micaela. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Michaela is examined by Alex Delaware, who finds that her claims of depression and stress ring true enough.

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  • After reading the excerpt, I became really interested in Michaela and I was hoping we would get a chance to see her story as well.

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  • I called Michaela ` s mother right away and I told her, you know, "This could be the car."

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  • Mark: I have an affected daughter, Michaela, which is really the most important motivating force for me.

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  • But in a 'post-racial' world, some people call Michaela and Najwa's point of view on the hiring reverse racism.

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  • My best advice to Michaela is to stop attending these classes immediately and think about the kind of relationship she wants to have with her dog.

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  • In the last few years Wynn has bought van Gogh's "Peasant Woman With Straw Hat Sitting in the Wheat" ($47.5 million), Gauguin's "A Tahitian Family" ($20 million), Matisse's "Michaela" ($10 million) and Picasso's "Portrait of Dora Maar" (an undisclosed sum).

    Vegas Meets Van Gogh

  • "Michaela" says: The only time republicans wash their hands is after they have done some back room deal" Are you sure you are not talking about

    Did Bush wipe hand on Clinton?

  • The Holy Roman Emperor and Mr. Kann spent the lunch lost in conversation at one end of a long table, while the rest of us fell under the spell of Habsburg's daughter Michaela.

    Lunch With the Holy Roman Emperor

  • Michaela, 12, and Christine, 14, have spent half their lives and their most formative years in exile.

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