Meaning and name origin
Emelina \e-meli-na, em(e)-lina\ as a girl's name is of Latin, Old German and Old French origin, and the meaning of Emelina is "rival, eager work; entire, universal". Emelina is a variant of Amelia (Latin, Old German); blend of two medieval names: the Latin Emilia (see Emily) and the Latin German Amalia, meaning "work". Also a variant of Emma (Old French, Old German): originally a short form of compound names such as Ermintrude and Irma, from the word erm(en) or irm(en). Emelina is also used as a variant of Emmeline (Old French, Old German).
Emelina is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3726 out of 4276, Top 87%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Emelina and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Emma (#1), Emily (#7), Amelia (#15) and Emmeline (#907). (2014 statistics).
Emelina is also pronounced similarly to Emiliana. Other suggested similar baby names are Egelina, Emalinda, Emaline, Emelen, Emelia▲, Emeline▼, Emelita, Emelyn, Emelyne, Emiline, Emylin, Evelina and Ewelina. These names tend to be less commonly used than Emelina.