Emily meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Emily No. of characters: 5 Gender: GirlBoyOrigin: Latin English
Religion: Hindu Muslim How to pronounce Emily e-mi-ly What does my name mean? 
Meanings: Industrious To Strive Excel Rival Eager Laborious Emulating Emily English form of Emilie (meaning similar to an old-Roman Gender). Namesake: Emily Brontë, English author.

Emily was ranked 908 in 2016 list of US boys name and dropped by 0.11% from its previous ranking of 907 in 2015. Emily was ranked 9 in 2016 list of US girls name and dropped by 12.50% from its previous ranking of 8 in 2015.

Full form of Emily : Educated Mature Independent Likable Young

Emily is a very very popular first name for a girl in England & Wales which is popular since 1996 and ranked 3 in 2015. Around 102250 people wear Emily as their first name. Emily is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Emily was a widely used first name for girl but is an uncommmon first name for a boy which is a rare boy name since 2016 and ranked 908 (0.000178% bearer) in 2016 in US. Around 833398 people wear Emily as their first name. Variation of Emilie. From the Latin "aemulus" means: "Emulus" Feast on September 19th. Name seems a United States native name if we look into the dominance Emily showcases in the charts. 0.230565% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Emily
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History of Emily

Emilie de Rodat, originally from Auvergne and daughter of a châtainain, is not an example of wisdom during her youth. After the revolution, noting the lack of religious teachers, she decided to devote her life to the education of poor children. In 1819, she founded in Villefranche the order of "Holy Family". 37 communities will be created. She died on September 19, 1852.

Expression number of Emily is 1. A little milk soup, very emotional, they react quarter turn. Emily loves adventure and independence and possess determination and originality. They lack a little confidence in themselves, which sometimes makes them aggressive. Emily generally leads and direct others and likes to establishes their individual identity. They often shy away from their dreams to escape reality. Sensitive, coquettish, very feminine, their devastating charm affects their sentimental life, which is often a jagged one.

Names that rhyme with Emily Famous people named Emily
Emily Ann Parker in Wait Till Helen Comes as Actress
Emily Milburn in One Perfect Day as Actress
Emily Tomlins in Bedlam 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
Emily Fitzmaurice in GoatSucker as Actress
Emily Gilchrist in Match Point as Actress
Names like Emily Emily Namesakes Related Names: Emi Emia Emiah Emidio Emie Emiel Emigdio Emijah Emika Emiko Emil Emila Emilce Emilda Emile Emilea Emileah Emilee Emileigh Emilene Posts having Emily: Comments :Coy Harewood Emily is the English form of the first name Emilia. Emilia is a ancient feminine name, of Roman origin, a variant of Aemelia which in turn derived from Latin word Aemilius , typically denoting membership in the people Aemilia and means "rival". Emily is one of the popular name in many English speaking countries including US, Australia, Canada, UK, New Zealand and Ireland ranking among the top six names till now. Popularity of Emily
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