What does Emmie mean?
Emmie /em-mie/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls is of Latin, Old German, Old French and Spanish derivation, and Emmie means "rival, eager work; rival; laborious; eager; entire, universal; emerald". Emmie is a variant transcription of Amelia (Latin, Old German). Emmie is also a derivative of Emily (Latin). Emmie is also used as a derivative of Emma (Old French, Old German) and Esmeralda (Spanish).
Emmie▼ has 17 more different forms via Amelia, Emily, Emma, Esmeralda: Eimile, Emalie, Emelie, Emilie▼, Emmalie, Emme, Emmelie, Emmet, Emmilee, Emmilie, Emmily, Emmlee, Emmot, Emyle, Esmee, Esmie and Ezzie.Kreatif forms: Edmie, Elmie, Emsie. [more]
How popular is Emmie?
Emmie is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#2368 out of 4276, Top 55%) but an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Emmie for girls. Emmie reached its top rank of #476 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not listed at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the girl name Emmie and associated names. Prominent varying forms of Emmie listed in the Top 1000 are Amelia (#15 a year ago), Amy (#148), Emelie, Emilie (#732), Emily (#7), Emma (#1), Emmy (#663), Esmeralda (#376) and Ima. Variants like Emyle are seldom used. These girl names reached the peak of their popularity during 1890-1899 (usage of 0.5261%) and are almost as popular today (usage 0.5058%, ▼3.9%), but with the forms Emilie, Emmie and Ima becoming less trendy. The more fashionable girl names here are Amelia (#15), Amy (#148), Emily (#7), Emma (#1) and Emmy (#663), and there is a rekindling in birth name usage for Amelia, Amy, Emily and Emma. (2014 Birth Statistics)