Meaning and name origin
Emlynn \e-mly-nn, em-lynn\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Emlynn), is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Emlynn is "rival; laborious; eager". Emlynn is a variant of Emily (Latin): feminine of Emil, from the Latin name Aemilia, feminine form of the old Roman surname Aemilius (probably from aemulus).
Emlynn is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Emlynn and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Emily (#7). (2014 statistics).