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Emerson Meaning


What does Emerson mean?

The name Emerson is of German and English origin.

The meaning of Emerson is "son of Emery".

Emerson is used as both a boys and girls name.

It consists of 7 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Eh-mer-son.

The Given Name Emerson

Emerson is a name with authenticness.

An appealing name, Emerson possesses great character.

Emerson remains a favorite due to its luminous and classic nature.

Emerson falls into the college or university name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Emerson Fittipaldi.

Emerson Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 143 in baby name popularity for girls with 1,935 occurrences. It ranked 281 in baby name popularity for boys with 1,238 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 150 in baby name popularity for girls with 1,972 occurrences. It ranked 275 in baby name popularity for boys with 1,317 occurrences.

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

Emerson Related Names

Variants of the name Emerson include Emersyn, Emmerson.

Famous Emersons

  • Emerson Fittipaldi ~ Driver

Emerson Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Emerson.

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Emerson Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Emerson in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Emerson.

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

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