Emily Name Meaning

Emily meaning

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England and Wales, Ireland, Australia, Canada, the United States, New Zealand, Northern Ireland, Scotland
Information about the
Name of Emily :
When people hear the name Emily, it's often associated with old-fashion; however, it actually gives a classic British vibe. It also reminds one of literature, especially since there are two famous writers with the same name-- Emily Bronte and Emily Dickinson.
Famous People with
Name Emily :
Emily Tennant is a Canadian TV and film actress known for her roles in Way of the Wicked, Juno, and Triple Dog. Emily Osment is a TV actress who rose to fame after taking the role of Gerti Giggles in the movie Spy Kids 2: Island of Lost Dreams. She also starred on TV show Hannah Montana. Emily Blunt is a famous movie actress known for starring in films like Edge of Tomorrow, The Devil Wears Prada, Into the Woods, and The Five-Year Engagement. She also played the role of Queen Victoria in the film The Young Victoria, which earned her about 8 nominations in award shows.
Variant Names of Emily:

Aemiley, Aemilia, Aemilie, Aimil, Amalea, Amalia, Amalie, Amelia, Amelie, Ameline, Amelita, Aemiley, Aemilia, Aemilie, Aimil, Amalea, Amalia, Amalie, Amelia, Amelie, Ameline, Amelita, Aemelia, Aimiliona, Amalea, Emiley,  Emili,  Emilia,  Emilie,  Emiline,  Emilla.

Emiliya (Bulgarian), Emiljia (Latvian), Milly (Swedish), Emilie (German), Emilie (Danish)

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Popularity Rank :

Emily name was top ranked at 153 position in American during year 1930and most recently ranked at 8 position in American during year 2015


Name Emily has been Most Popular throughout the last hundred plus years and ranked at 59 position. 820622 numbers of people were named Emily so far in last 100 years. (SSA)

More about :

The name Emily is the feminine version of Emil that is from the Roman family name Aemilius, which is derived from the Latin word aemulus that means “rival”.

The name Emily did not become common in the English-speaking world until the 18th century when the German House of Hanover came into power in the British throne. It was not until princess Amelia Sophia, known as Emily in English was born.

Emily Numerology :
Personality No. 5. People with name Emily love freedom. They are intellectuals & may be creative but can’t manage money well. They may overindulge in intoxicants, sex or gambling. Person with Emily having 5 as Personality number love traveling & also like change & adventure. They love socializing. They are versatile & astute. They are functional, resourceful & decisive. More Numerology

More About Name : Emily

  • Emily, a two-part episode of The X-Files in the 5th season.

    Emily, a French cartoon series.

  • From the Latin Aemilia, a derivative of Aemilius, an old Roman family name believed to be derived from aemulus (trying to equal or excel, emulating, rival).

    Emily has been the number one name for girls in the US for the last ten years, and has also ranked high in the UK, landing in the 4th spot in 2007. It is also popular in Australia and New Zealand.

  • The name Emily means hard worker or rival.

  • Emily is the most famous English name which is derived from feminine version of the old Roman name “Aemilius”. In the 18th century, after the German House of Hanover came to the British Throne, this name Emily becomes very common. Because of the Princess Amelia Sophia (1711-1786) was known as Emily. In Latin, the name Aemilia is derived from Aemulus which means “rival”. The popular personalities with this name are the author of “Wuthering Heights”- Emily Bronte and the American Poet Emily Dickinson

  • Emily means Rivalry, Cute and Lovable.

  • English cognate of the Latin Aemilia, which is from Aemilius, an old Roman family name probably derived from aemulus (trying to equal or excel, rival).

  • The name Emily in Greek means friendly, and soft.

  • Name is an English form of the Latin “Aemilia”, which is arrived from “Aemilius”, an old Roman family name probably derived from the word ‘aemulus’ means “trying to equal or excel”.

  • In Latin, Emily actually means rival

Name Analysis of Emily

Character Analysis of Emily : Persons with the name Emily are usually highly flexible and well equipped to making and accepting change throughout their life.They always seek excitement and are sometimes a bit of a risk-taker. They are imaginative, and often, through their unconventional way of thinking, are naturally able to solve complex problems with ease. They are quick thinkers and observers who are clever, analytical and versatile.

Love Life of Emily : Persons are faced with a very mental, intellectual extremes. If Persons can not establish a good relationship at the level of communication then it may affect them sexually.

Name Letter Analysis of Emily

E : Persons are freedom-loving, sensual and enthusiastic

M : Persons are a workaholic! A high-energy workhorse, Persons don't need much sleep and are very healthy

I : Persons are a compassionate person who feels things deeply

L : Persons are very heady, and tend to over think rather than experience life

Y : Persons are freedom-loving and like to break rules and push the envelope

Astrological (Vedic) Aspect of Name Emily

Acoording to vedic astrology , Rashi for the name Emily is Vrushabh and Moon sign associated with the name Emily is Taurus.

The name Emily has Earth element. Venus is the Ruling Planet for the name Emily . The name Emily having moon sign as Taurus is represented by The Bull and considered as Fixed .

Normally, people with the name Emily are very patient. Such people are social and always treat others with respect.

Other name options, having Taurus moon sign are name starting with : O, Va, Vi, Vu, Ve,Vo, We ,Wo,Ve,Ae, U, Ea, E, Ai, Bi, Bo, Br, Bu,Vr,Vy,Wa, Wu.

Nakshatra (Vedic) of Name Emily

The name Emily is suitable for baby born in Krittika nakshatra

Krittika Nakshatra: An old name of the Pleiades; personified as the nurses of Kārttikeya, a son of Shiva.

Lord: Surya (Sun)
Symbol: Knife or spear
Deity : Agni, god of fire
Indian zodiac: 26°40' Mesha - 10° Vrishabha
Western zodiac 22° 40' Taurus - 6° Gemini
Other name options, having Krittika nakashatra are name starting with : A, I, U, E.

Famous Name Emily

  • Emily Douglas

    was a Democratic Party politician from the U.S. state of Illinois. She served as a U.S. Representative at-large from 1945 until 1947 and was married to U.S. Senator Paul Douglas from 1931 until his death in 1976. She was the first female Democrat elected


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When babies are born, for the coming next 6 months, their weight doubles up. The reason behind this is that they sleep for about 14 – 15 hours a day and rest of the time they just sit, eat and sleep. Now you know why they double up in weight.

Infantile Amnesia

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