Name Émily Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Émily


Émily is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Émily?

Émily is a form of the name Emilie, which is a feminine form of the masculine name Emil, that derived from the Latin surname Aemilius, one of the most influential Patrician families in the Roman Empire.

What does the name Émily mean?

Émily means “of the Aemilius family” and “rival” or “eager” (from Latin “aemulus”).

Pronunciation of Émily

Variants of the name Émily

Emilie Emily Emmilie Èmilie Émilie

Popularity of the name Émily

The name Émily is ranked #118 overall. It is very popular with parents-to-be and is often chosen as a baby name.

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