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Emery meaning and name origin

Emery \e-me-ry\ as a boy's name is pronounced EM-er-ee. It is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Emery is "brave power". 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.

Emery has 12 variant forms: Amerigo, Amery, Amory, Em, Emerey, Emeri, Emerich, Emmerich, Emerus, Emmery, Emmory and Emory.

For more information, see also the related name Emerson.

Emery is also pronounced similarly to Aimery, Amerey, Aymery and Omero. Other suggested similar baby names are Emeer, Emir and Emyr.

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Popularity of Emery

Emery is a somewhat popular first name for males (#686 out of 1220) and an even more popular surname or last name for all people (#1202 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Emery name for boys (2012 statistics). Compare Emery with its variant forms and related boy baby names.

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