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Emil meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Emil No. of characters: 4 Gender: BoyOrigin: Swedish Norwegian Danish German Romanian Bulgarian Czech Polish Slovene Serbian Croatian Macedonian Hungarian Icelandic English Latin
Religion: Hindu How to pronounce Emil e-mil What does my name mean?
Meanings: Rival Industrious Eager to Please Emulating Excellent French name of Latin origin, meaning: the Wetteifernde, inspired by an ancient Roman sex. Awarded in Germany for over 300 years, since the mid-20th century with declining importance. Namesakes: Emil Nolde, German painter.

Emil was ranked 791 in 2016 US male names list and elevated by 0.75% from its previous ranking of 797 in 2015. Emil was ranked 781 in 1960 list of US girls name and dropped by 34.66% from its previous ranking of 580 in 1938.

Full form of Emil : Entertaining Middleclass Inoffensive Logical

Emil is a rare first name for a girl in England & Wales which is a rare name since 1996 and ranked 506 in 2015. Only 752 people have Emil as their first name. Emil is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Emil was a widely used first name for boy but is an uncommon first name for a girl which is a rare girl name since 1960 and ranked 791 (0.003156% bearer) in 2016 in US. Around 31800 people wear Emil as their first name. Germanic form of Emile. Comes from the Latin "aemulus", means: "emulum, rival" Fest on May 22nd. Name seems a United States native name if we look into the dominance Emil showcases in the charts. 0.008798% of Americans have this given name.

Complete history of Emil
YearRankOccurence
Popular boy name in
1912140407
1913138551
1914140684
1915137918
1916137970
19171351004
1918151912

History of Emil

St. Emile is a martyr from North Africa, victim of persécusion Decius in the third century. First arrested, he had renounced his religion out of fear of punishment. But, having repented, he again proclaimed his faith and was cast in bright blaze. - Emil is also an Arabic name, in this case it means: "optimistic, hoping."

Expression number of Emil is 3.

Emil are lively, imaginative, enthusiastic and optimistic. Emil are expressive and inspire others wherever they go. Emil possess great verbal skills which make them good comedian, artist or writer.

Names that rhyme with Emil Famous people named Emil
Emily Ann Parker in Wait Till Helen Comes as Actress
Emily Milburn in One Perfect Day as Actress
Emily Tomlins in Bedlam as Actress
Emilie Besse in Beur sur la ville as Actress
Emily Rossman in Let the Games Begin as Actress
Emily Marks in Erin Brockovich as Actress
Emily Kusche in Das kleine Gespenst as Actress
Emily Sarah Carlson in Bad Words as Actress
Emily Hanley in Open House as Actress
Emilie Payet in Frank & Lola as Actress
Names like Emil Emil Namesakes Related Names: EmiEmiaEmiahEmidioEmieEmielEmigdioEmijahEmikaEmikoEmilEmilaEmilceEmildaEmileEmileaEmileahEmileeEmileighEmileneComments :Emil is the name of male origin Latin. It derives from the name of a Roman family Emiliuszów ( Aemilius ). The Latin word aemulor means "one who competes". The first name corresponds to the Latin Aemilius, a family name ( Nomen gentile ). After the antiquity of the name had gone down and virtually unknown. Pop was the name again until 1762 with the release of Émile ou De l'éducation, the Bildungsroman of Jean-Jacques Rousseau. Linguistic versions of the name are Esperanto : Emilo, Silesian Language : Ymil, Yjmil, English : Emil, Spanish : Emilio, Latin : Aemilus, French : Émile, German : Emil Amil. - Sabine Whitby Popularity of Emil
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