What does Emmett mean?
Emmett [em-mett] as a boys' name (also used less widely as girls' name Emmett) is of Old German origin, and the meaning of the name Emmett is "entire, universal". Emmett is an alternate spelling of Emmet (Old German): transferred use of the surname.
(male) Ermett, Eumett, ..
(female) Emat, Emmettia, ..
How popular is Emmett?
Emmett is a very prominent first name for males (#496 out of 1220, Top 41%) and also a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#8636 out of 150436, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Shown below is the baby name history of Emmett for boys. Emmett reached its top position of #140 in the U.S. during 1890-1899, and is currently at #156. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Emmitt (#607 from recent data), Emmet (#959) and Emmit (#1412) are the popular variation forms of Emmett (#156 from recent data) appearing in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Emmot, are seldom used. Usage of these forms of Emmett was at its apex in 2014 (adoption of 0.18%). Emmett and Emmitt are two of the more contemporarily stylish birth names here.
Emmett▲ is alike in pronunciation to Ahmet. Other recommended names are Arnett, Benett, Brett▼, Eames, Ebert, Ecbert (see Egbert), Edbert, Egbert, Egmont, Eilert, Elbert▼, Eliott, Elmer▼, Elyott, Emeer, Emeri, Emery, Emlen, Emmery, Emmons, Emmory, Ermes, Ernest▼, Escott, Esme, Everett▲, Evert▼, Ewert, Garett▼, Gelett, Hammett, Hamnett, Hewett, Jarett▼, Jerett, Jett▲, Pagett and Rhett▲. These names tend to be less commonly used than Emmett.