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  • proper n. A female given name , popular from the 1960s to the 1990s.


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From the the French feminine form of Michel ("Michael"), Hebrew מיכאל (mikhál, "who is like God").


  • I have met michelle many times a few years back now, she even cut my hair, she is not a 'bad' person, I also wish her well, I don't know how she got mixed up with these people, but Michelle my family and I are thinking of you and wish you all the best.

    A personal message to Michelle Hogg

  • MARIAN ROBINSON, MOTHER OF MICHELLE OBAMA: I want to tell you about my daughter, Michelle.

    CNN Transcript Aug 25, 2008

  • JULIAN BULLARD, FATHER OF MICHELLE BULLARD: Michelle, she ` s in a better place.

    CNN Transcript Oct 24, 2006

  • LINDA FISHER, MOTHER OF MICHELLE YOUNG: I have great faith in the police that they will help find the person who is responsible for taking our Michelle away from us.

    CNN Transcript Nov 16, 2006

  • Is michelle bombshell mcgee having an affair with Jesse James … Hot permanent skin stain model, Michelle "Bombshell" McGee, is dishing mud about a ostensible event she had ...

    Read what Young Americans Read

  • Even MIchelle Obama can be addressed as Michelle, as she insists still be be called.

    Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

  • For all these deceptions, I place MIchelle and Jim-Bob as YOUR WORST ENEMIES womensspace, because I know how hard you fight against women's oppression in this group, yet Michelle and Jim-Bob are putting on a SHOW of how great their lifestyle is.

    Women's Space

  • By midday Friday, if you Googled "angry black woman," 65 million links popped up, many including the name Michelle Obama.

    Washington Post: Breaking News, World, US, DC News & Analysis

  • The New York Times columnist Maureen Dowd wrote an April column in which she referred to Michelle, via an unnamed interlocutor, as “emasculating” and chided her for casting Barack “as an undisciplined child.”

    Big Girls Don’t Cry

  • There is no denying, the Obama campaign is taking advantage of what it calls Michelle Obama's personal appeal.

    CNN Transcript Jan 11, 2008


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