What does Emmitt mean?
Emmitt [em-mitt] as a boys' name is of Old German origin, and the name Emmitt means "entire, universal". Emmitt is an alternate spelling, with the suffix -itt, of Emmet (Old German): transferred use of the surname.
(male) Emmitteo, Eumitt, ..
(female) Emmitta, Emmittra, ..
How popular is Emmitt?
Emmitt is a somewhat popular first name for men (#1056 out of 1220, Top 87%) and an even more popular surname for all people (#38395 out of 150436, Top 26%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Shown below is the baby name history of Emmitt for boys. Emmitt reached its apex position of #500 in the U.S. in the 1900s, and is at #581 currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Prominent varying forms of Emmitt (#581 last year) appearing in the Top 2000 are Emmet (#852 last year), Emmett (#139) and Emmit (#1410). Other forms, like Emmot, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Emmitt is well-received among parents today (average #745). Emmett and Emmitt are two of the more chic baby names here.
Emmitt▲ is alike in pronunciation to Amit. Other recommended names are Britt, Dewitt▼, Egmont, Eliot, Eliott, Elliot▲, Elliott▲, Elmir, Elyott, Emich, Emil▼, Emile▼, Emir, Emlin, Emmery, Emmons, Emmory, Ermin, Ermino, Escott, Everitt, Hammett, Hewitt, Kitt, Meritt, Pitt, Pruitt, Taitt and Witt. These names tend to be less commonly used than Emmitt.