Meaning and name origin
Emmanuel \e-mma-nuel\ as a boy's name is pronounced ee-MAN-yoo-el. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Emmanuel is "God is with us". The Hebrew form Immanuel is used in the Old Testament while Emmanuel is used in the New. Biblical: a name-title for the promised Messiah. Fashion designer Emmanuel Ungaro; pianist Emmanuel Ax.
Emmanuel▲ has 23 variant forms: Eman, Emanual, Emanuel▲, Emanuele, Emmanouil, Emmanual, Emmonual, Emmonuel, Emonual, Emonuel, Imanuel, Immanuel, Immanuele, Man, Mannie, Manny, Manoel, Manola, Manolo, Manual, Manuel, Manuela and Manuelo.
Emmanuel is a very popular first name for males (#512 out of 1220, Top 42%) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#11882 out of 88799, Top 13%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Emmanuel for boys. Emmanuel reached its highest rank of #144 in the U.S. in 2009. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Emmanuel and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Emmanuel (#165), Manuel (#265), Emanuel (#331), Immanuel and Mannie. (2014 statistics).
Emmanuel▲ is also pronounced similarly to Immannuel. This name tends to be less commonly used than Emmanuel.