Name Émilie – origin and meaning

Émilie is a female name.

Origin of Émilie

Émilie is considered the French female form of Emil/Emilio or Aemilius. The Aemilians were one of the five most influential patrician families in ancient Rome.

Meaning of Émilie

The original form of Émilie is “Aemilia”. Émilie therefore means “coming from the Aemilian family”. This in turn is derived from the Latin “aemulus”, which means “emulate”, “compete”. That is why Émilie also has the meaning “the eager”, “the industrious” or “the ambitious”.

Pronunciation of Émilie

Alternate spelling

Emilie Emmilie Emily


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