Emery - girls name

Emery name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 51%

Emery name meaning:

The name Emery is of German origin and has both a historical and contemporary significance. Emery is a unisex name that has gained popularity as a first name for boys in recent years. It is derived from the Germanic word "amal," meaning "work," and "ric," meaning "ruler" or "power." Therefore, the name Emery can be interpreted to mean "industrious ruler" or "powerful worker."

The name Emery carries connotations of strength, hard work, and leadership. It evokes qualities such as determination, ambition, and the ability to take charge. Parents who choose the name Emery for their son may hope to inspire him to become a diligent and influential individual. The name also has a timeless quality to it, making it suitable for boys of various backgrounds and cultures. Overall, Emery is a name that holds a positive and empowering meaning, offering a strong foundation for a boy's identity.

Origin: German

Ruler of work.


Unisex names

Related names

Emery , Emmery

Other girls names beginning with E


Overall UK ranking: 2711 out of 5581

9 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (1010)

Historical popularity of Emery

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