Emely name meaning

Updated: May 30th, 2024
Gender: Girl
Origin: Latin
Usage: English, Icelandic, Finnish, Swedish, Danish and Norwegian
Pronunciation: pronunciation of Emely e-me-ly
Meaning: Imitating and Rivaling
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What does Emely mean?

The prevailing unisex name Emely is used specifically in English, Icelandic, Norwegian, Swedish, Finnish and Danish, Emely means "Imitating or Rivaling" has origin in Latin. Emely is form of persistent and widely accepted Emily.

Emily is form of EmilieAmelia. Emily is English cognate of Emilie. Also Emily is form of Émilie in English language. Well-Liked Emily's origin is Latin, meaning of Emily is "Eager and Emulating".

Emely is version of imperishable and dominant Emelia. Emelia is a variation of darling and perennial Amalia. Also Emelia is variant of prevailing and all time favorite Amelia. Emelia is also variant form of noteworthy and enduring Emilia.

Emelia is also variation of everlasting and loved Emily. Meaning of Emelia is Imitating and Rivaling is of Latin and Gothic origin.

How do I pronounce Emely?

Three syllabled Emely is pronounced as e-me-ly.

Variants of Emely

Emily, Emelia, Emilie, Émilie, Aemilie, Amalia, Emi, Milka, Emilse, Amelia, Emilia, Eme, Emeli

Names that rhyme with Emely

How popular is the name Emely?

Emely was a popular name in United States. Over 19222 babies have been named Emely since 1912. At its zenith in 2005, 1091 girls were bestowed the name and it was ranked at 298th position.

However the graph is now showing a downward trend after 72 years but still dominating the charts. In addition to that, the name has been in the top 500 baby names 19 times Emely is a familiar baby name in Switzerland, it has been in use since 1998 and was able to reach the top 200 names.

Recently in 2018, 57 babies were given Emely and it reached its peak ranking, 135 on girl names chart. There are over 507 babies that have been given the name Emely in Switzerland.

Emely is an uncommon baby name in England and Wales where it is still in use. In France, it is relatively new, first appeared in 2005. During its 24 years of usage in Belgium, it had made up to just the top 500 girl names.

Over 333 people have been named Emely in Belgium. But Emely is a popular baby name in Philippines where every 1 in 5000 have the name as well as in, Zimbabwe and South Africa.

At least, 50000 people globally have been given the name as per our research.

View more ▾View full list ▾[1] Source: Social Security Administration


Emely in Nordic countries

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Numerological analysis of Emely

You do the things other people are scared of. Some admire you for it. Partnerships are exclusively important to you. If you have letter Y as your capstone, it reveals you love your freedom and avoid people who try to capture you or make you feel uncomfortable for living freely. The number 6 as your expression number reveals you have a caring nature. Your primary goal is to create a life you won't need a yearly vacation from.

Go through the following names similar to Emely

  •  Yolande - Used principally in Danish and Finnish uncustomary, Yolande aimed at baby girls, Yolande means "Violette or Violet" has its origin in Latin and English
  •  Liina is Finnish form of Lina. Also Liina is equivalent of Lîna in Greenlandic language
  •  Sancho - Sancho's meaning is Sacred is majorly used in Portuguese and Spanish. It is rooted from Latin is aimed at boys
  •  Alaïne - The Alaïne came from Latin, Alaïne means "Tribe near the Black Sea"
  •  Pricila - Outlandish Pricilas origin is Latin and English is used as a baby girl name, meaning of Pricila is "Antique and Time-Honored". Pricila is resulted from Priscilla.

Middle names for Emely

We've compiled a list of the loveable and familiar middle names for Emely below.

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Sibling Names for Emely

When it comes to choosing a baby name, many parents seek inspiration from family members, friends, or even celebrities. If you're considering the name Emely for your little one, why not explore some similarly beautiful names that would make great options for siblings? Here are some suggestions to get you started.

Names for Emely's sister

Brother to Emely

Famous people named Emely

  • Emelyn Daly in The Morning After as
  • Emely von Oest in Inquisition as Actress
  • Emely Farida in TV series Morir dos veces as Actress


  1. Social Security Administration, https://www.ssa.gov/oact/babynames/index.html
  2. Office for National Statistics, https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/birthsdeathsandmarriages/livebirths
  3. Institut national de la statistique et des études économiques, https://www.insee.fr/fr/statistiques/2540004
  4. Sociale Verzekeringsbank, https://statbel.fgov.be/en/themes/population/family-names-and-first-names/first-names-boys-and-girls
  5. Office fédéral de la statistique, https://www.bfs.admin.ch/bfs/fr/home/statistiques/population/naissances-deces/prenoms-nouveaux-nes.html
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