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Emery Meaning


What does Emery mean?

The name Emery is of German and French origin.

The meaning of Emery is "industrious leader".

Emery is used as both a boys and girls name.

It consists of 5 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Eh-meh-ree.

The Given Name Emery

Introduced to Britain by the Normans, the name Emery is the Norman form of the name 'Emmerich.

The name Emmerich is composed of two German elements ric meaning "power" and amal meaning "work, labor".

The name fell from popularity in the Middle Ages. The modern use of the name probably stems from the surname Emery which in turn was probably a transferred use of the earlier given name version of the name.

Emery Popularity

In the U.S. in 2015, it ranked 134 in baby name popularity for girls with 2,409 occurrences. It ranked 752 in baby name popularity for boys with 318 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 161 in baby name popularity for girls with 2,038 occurrences. It ranked 688 in baby name popularity for boys with 363 occurrences.

The trend's your friend. See how Emery has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Emery Name Popularity Page.

Emery Related Names

Emery is a form of Emmerich.

Variants of the name Emery include Emeray, Emeri, Emeric, Emerick, Emerie, Emmery, Emmet, Emmett, Emmit, Emmitt, Emory.

The names Emerico, Emericus, Emerik, Emeryk, Imre are all forms of Emery.

Famous Emerys

    Emery Numerology

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    Emery Name Fun

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    Just for fun, see the name Emery in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

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