Emma meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Emma No. of characters: 4 Gender: Origin of Emma: English French Italian Spanish Swedish Norwegian Danish Finnish Dutch German Ancient Germanic
How to pronounce Emma e-mma What does my name mean? Meaning of Emma: Industrious, All-containing, Universal, Embracing Everything, Whole, Entire, All, Immense, God with Us, Great, Huge, Complete

Baby name Emma is a feminine given name which is originated from Germanic word ermen meaning 'whole, universal'. Originally it was used as short form of all the names that contains element ermen or irmen. The name was born by Emma of Normandy, who was the wife both of King Ethelred II and mother of Edward the Confessor. Later on she was married to King Canute. In 11th century this name was borne by an Austrian saint, who was also called as Hemma. In 18th century the name was bring back by Matthew Prior's poem Henry and Emma (1709). The name was also used by Jane Austen in her novel 'Emma' (1816) for the central character, the matchmaker Emma Woodhouse.

One of the most universal short names you will find to be chosen across the globe, Emma represents the bond of its own kind. Popular because of Emma Watson, and other significant women, Emma also represents a power of a woman, as well as the femininity. Have you ever wondered why it is popular across the globe? Well, probably due to the fact that it means “universal”, and even though many aren’t sure of a meaning when they decide on it, what matters is that it connects various people for a single reason, a set of the meaning and letters.

Emma was ranked 921 in 2015 list of US boys name and dropped by 0.77% from its previous ranking of 914 in 2014. Emma was ranked 1 in 2015 girls names list in US and remain unchanged from its previous ranking in 2014. Comes from the Hebrew "immanouel" It means, "God with us" If party April 19.. Emma have a sense of justice and morality. Intransigent,Emmado not know half measures. Their apparent severity was quickly tempered by their generosity and their natural tenderness. Active, voluntary, generous,Emmagive lavishly. Sincerity is always in effect.

Full form of Emma : Extroverted Moral Moderate Authentic

Emma is a very very popular first name for a girl in England & Wales which is popular since 1996 and ranked 57 in 2014. Around 42009 people wear Emma as their first name. Emma is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Emma is a very very popular first name for a girl in United States which is popular since 1880 and ranked 921 (0.000252% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 616090 people wear Emma as their first name. Emma is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare name since 1880 and ranked 921 (0.000252% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 616090 people have Emma as their first name. Emma is not a native United States and Emma may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.172341% of people in US have this given name.

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Do you like Emma? Other names you would love: Fresh Emmalei has its origin in English-American, Emmalei is a form of Emmalee given to girls. Origin of Emmalyn is in Germanic and English, a girl name. It means "Lyn or Emma". The name is quite a bit Frequently Used in norway, usa and denmark. Outstanding Emmalyn ranked at 525 position in 2016 on the list of baby Girl names while Girl name Alekzandra is uncommon name. Toma is variation of Thom, a unisex name which originated from Aramaic with similar -ma ending which happens to be the name of Soccer player Toma. Used largely in Arabic, Ammaarah that means "Lady of Dignity" is a girl name.

Expression number of Emma is 5.

Emma love adventure, excitement and freedom. Emma are clever, quick-witted and unusually adaptable. Emma are capable of doing anything they wish for.

Names that rhyme with Emma Adamma, Amma, Bamma, Bemma, Bumma, Ceomma, Chidimma, Clemma, Cumma, Eamma, Ermma, Fiamma, Gemma, Gimma, Gymma, Hemma, Imma, Jemma, JimmaFamous people named Emma
Emma Knievel in The Last of the Gladiators as
Emma Hendry in It Couldn't Happen Here as Actress
Emma Ibbitson in Stalled as Producer
Gemma Sutton in Care Less as Actress
Emma Red in All Alone as Actress
Emma Hernan in Street as Actress
Emma Colohan in Sunflower as Actress
Emma Rogers in Advent as Actress
Emma Messenger in Nude Nuns with Big Guns as Actress
Emma Molin in Sverige as Actress
Emma Byrne Emma Anne Byrne is an Irish footballer who plays as a goalkeeper in the LSL Arsenal of the WSL and the Irish team, with which she has played more than 90 matches.
Emma Thompson acted in movie Sense and Sensibility
  • Emma Bunton, from 1997 comedy and family film Spice World, who played the Baby Spice.
  • Emma Aguirre, from 2000 comedy film Lo mejor de cada casa (una semana en el parque), who characterized Bego.
  • Emma Bauer played leading role of N in 1915 0 film Leon Drey.
  • Emma Berg, from 2001 action movie Jarrett, who portrayed the Jinger.
  • Emma Campbell, from 1989 drama flick Orlando sei, who portrayed the Emma.
  • Emma Caprez, from 1988 comedy flick El pájaro muerto, who characterized N.
  • In 1939, Emma Tsesarskaya played the role of Katerina Ivanova - the commander's wife in comedy movie Devushka s kharakterom.
  • In 2002, Emma Cleasby characterized the role of Megan in action and horror film Dog Soldiers.
  • In 1970 comedy, musical flick, Pierna creciente, falda menguante, Emma Cohen characterized Rosario 'La criollita'.
  • Emma Engström, from 2004 comedy, family movie Håkan Bråkan & Josef, who played the Anna Andersson.
  • In 1960, Emma Fink played the role of María de la Soledad Ordóñez viuda de Moncada, La 'Siempreviva' in drama film Cada quién su vida.
  • Emma Gilmour portrayed pivotal role of Secretary in 2001 comedy, crime flick The Parole Officer.
  • Emma Gramatica characterized the leading character of Carolina Materassi in 1944 comedy movie Sorelle Materassi.
  • Emma Jones portrayed main role of Candace Ford in 1970 horror movie The Body Beneath.
  • Emma Jean Jones portrayed leading character of Fiona Persons in 1999 drama movie Swimming on the Moon.
  • Emma Kluge, from 1918 comedy movie Molly Go Get 'Em, who played Mrs. Vanderveer.
  • Emma Linley characterized central character of Jane in 2017 drama movie Inhumane.
  • Emma Lowry portrayed the key role of Miss Brice in 1918 drama movie Conquered Hearts.
  • Emma Morel characterized vital role of Mevr. Van Dedum in 1938 comedy, romance film Vadertje Langbeen.
  • Emma Norbeck, from 1989 crime and drama flick Kronvittnet, who characterized the Jenny.
  • Emma Padilla characterized the leading role of She in 1917 romance film La luz, tríptico de la vida moderna.
  • In 1956 drama flick, Fedra, Emma Penella portrayed Estrella.
  • In 1982, Emma Quer played the role of Helen Payne in horror film Secta siniestra.
  • Emma Roldán, from 1976 drama, thriller film La pasión según Berenice, who portrayed the Josefina.
  • Emma Rommel played critical character of Mistress of Junkershus in 1918 comedy movie Spöket på Junkershus.
  • Emma Stone played central role of N in 0 drama flick Love May Fail.
  • In 1993, Emma Suárez portrayed the role of Lisa in comedy and drama film La ardilla roja.
  • In 1917, Emma Tansey portrayed the role of Dorothy's Mother in drama flick When You and I Were Young.
  • In 1951, Emma Väänänen portrayed the role of Kristina Anger in comedy, drama movie Gabriel, tule takaisin.
  • In 1995 drama film, La malaimée, Emma Warg played Louise.
  • Names like Emma Emma Namesakes Related Names: Emm, Emmabella, Emmabelle, Emmaclaire, Emmadell, Emmagene, Emmagrace, Emmah, Emmajane, Emmajean, Emmajo, Emmakate, Emmakay, Emmalani, Emmalea, Emmaleah, Emmalee, Emmalei, Emmaleigh Posts having Emma: Comments :Emma is a female first name of Hebrew origin "immanu-el" Emmanuelle hence its nickname Emma. Initially, it was the German name meaning "whole" or "universal." In Hebrew, According to the second version, name of Emma founded the Jewish male name Emmanuel means "God with us." It is believed that Emma - a short form of the name Emmanuel. If we take into account its Germanic origin, Emma then means "house". A third version, the name Emma has Latin roots, means "precious", "emotional". The next version is of Arabic origin named Emma. In Arabic language means "faithful", "calm", "reliable". One of the earliest bearers of this name was Emma of Normandy , wife of King Ethelred II. It bore the name of the saint of the eleventh century. After the invasion of the Normans the name spread to England. Emma is a separate name, but can also be a short form of names beginning with ERM or IRM. St. Emma is celebrated on April 19th. In recent years, the 19th and the first of the 20th century Emma was one of the ten most awarded female names in Germany. The popularity of the name was in the following years more and more back. Since the mid-nineties then a sharp rise in its popularity was recorded. Since the late 2000s, the name will return to the "Top 10" of the frequency statistics. Was introduced in England by Emma of Normandy , it became common after the Norman conquest; was revived in the eighteenth century , perhaps in part thanks to the poem by Matthew Prior Henry and Emma. Emma is one of the most popular names given to girls born in the United States , ranking second in both the years between 2003 and 2006 in 2009. In recent years, it is among the most popular names chosen for the new born also in Italy, always returning to the top ten of its istat ranking. Currently the name is common in the US, UK, Ireland, France, Sweden, Belgium, Canada, Armenia, Australia, Norway, New Zealand, Hungary, Finland, Denmark, Germany, the Netherlands, Spain, Poland, Russia. Variants: Emmina, Ema, Emmi, EmJa, Emmy, Immine, Imma, Imina, Hema, Hemma; Russian: Эмма - Naida Nickles Popularity of Emma

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    Other variants of Emma : Forms: Emna, Emmalea, Emmalee (Latin Germanic and English-American), Emelyne (Latin and Germanic), Derivatives: Emmalynne, Emmalina, Emmaline (Latin German), Emika Spelling variants: Emmaliina, Emmalei, Emmá, Emmalie, Emmali Diminutive and pet forms: Emm (German) Other Variants: Íma 2, Emmalia, Emike, Emme, Emmette, Emalea (American), Emmah, Emmelyn, Emelin (Germanic), Emmeleia  English Boy Names :  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
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