What does Emmett mean?
Emmett \e-mme-tt\ as a boys' name (also used less widely as girls' name Emmett). The meaning of the name Emmett is "entire, universal". Emmett is a variation of Emmet (Old German). Very popular choice for a name for boys.
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 (#8836 out of 88799, Top 10%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Emmett for boys. Emmett reached its top position of #140 in the U.S. during 1890-1899, and is currently at #156. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of Emmett and corresponding names. Emmitt (#607 last year), Emmet (#959) and Emmit are the popular variation forms of Emmett (#156 last year). Usage of these boy names reached its apex during the years 1880-1889 and has become much lower since, with the form Emmet becoming less fashionable. Emmitt (#607) and Emmett (#156) are two of the more contemporarily stylish birth names here, with Emmett and Emmitt enjoying a revival in popularity. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)