What does Emmit mean?
Emmit /em-mit/ as a name for boys is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Emmit is "entire, universal". Emmit is an alternate form, with the suffix -it, of Emmet (Old German): transferred use of the surname.
(male) Elmit, Eumit, ..
(female) Emmita, Emmitee, ..
How popular is Emmit?
Emmit is an uncommonly occurring first name for males. Emmit is also an unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name statistics of Emmit for boys. Emmit reached its peak rank of #795 in the U.S. during 1900-1909, and is currently at #1412. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Emmett (#156 from current records), Emmitt (#607) and Emmet (#959) are the popular related forms of Emmit (#1412 from current records) ranked in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Emmott, are seldom used. Usage of these relations of Emmit was at its highest in 2014 (adoption of 0.18%). Emmett has generally been a favorite of parents, though Emmitt has gained in popularity over time.