This was used more for boys, but it is now more popular for girls. Its popularity ranking is 109 for boys and 994 for girls. Micah is a biblical name. If you are looking for a name that’s derived from the bible but you don’t want something that’s as common as James, Peter, John, Mark, or Paul, this is one of your best bets. The meaning of this name is “who is like God?”. Micah is a minor prophet who wrote the Book of Micah.