What does Emery mean?
Transferred use of the surname, originally from amal meaning "bravery" and rÓc meaning "rule, power", which became used in forms like Amauri and Emauri. Also a form of Henry. First used as a given name in the 19th-century. Saint Emerus was an eighth-century French saint.
Affiliated boy name: Emerson.
Emery▼ has 28 more related forms via Henry: Arrigo, Enrico, Enrikos, Enrique▲, Enzio, Hal▼, Hank▲, Harry▼, Heike, Heiko, Heindrick, Heindrik, Heiner, Heinrich, Heinrick, Heinrik, Heinz, Hendrick, Hendrik, Henerik, Henning, Henri, Henrik, Henrique, Henryk, Heriot, Herrior and Hinrich.Kreatif forms: Emedy, Emeerie, Euemery. [more]
How popular is Emery?
Emery is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#686 out of 1220, Top 56%) and an even more prominent last name for all people (#1275 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Emery for boys. Emery reached its apex rank of #248 in the U.S. then, and is at #687 currently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Emery and associated names. Popular variation forms of Emery (#687 in 2014) are Emerson (#324 in 2014), Emory (#868), Enrico, Enrique (#414), Hal, Hank (#602), Harry (#714), Henri, Henrik (#863) and Henry (#33). Adoption of these boy names reached its most widespread during the years 1910-1919 (usage of 0.4465%) and is now much lower (usage 0.3177%, down 28.8%), with the versions Emery, Emory, Hal and Harry becoming less fashionable. Emerson (#324), Enrique (#414) and Hank (#602) are three of the more contemporarily stylish names for newborns in this compilation, with Emerson and Hank enjoying a rekindling in popularity. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)