Name Emilie – origin and meaning

Emilie is a female name.

Origin of Emilie

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

Meaning of Emilie

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

Pronunciation of Emilie

Alternate spelling

Emili Emily Emmilie Émilie


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