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Boy Names Starting with Em-

Em- baby names and what they mean, with 14 results. Em- names are used more often as feminine names. These boy names are at the height of their popularity presently (USAGE OF 0.7%), except for names such as Emile which have fallen out of fashion. The more fashionable boy names among these are Emmett (#114), Emiliano (#190), Emilio (#248), Emerson (#281) and Emmitt (#537), while Emmer (TOP 14%) and Emert (9%) are conventional Em- last names. Here is the list of Em- names for girls.

Em- names

Emeer - Emyr

Amir and variants

Emir1, Emeer1
Var. of Amir. Stems fr. Arabic, Hebrew. "Prince; treetop." Popular. Compare Emeer with common surnames Epler (UPPER 15%), Ermer (29%), which also end with -er.

Emerson and variants

Emerson, var. Em1
Derivative of Old English. "Emery's son." Emerson has generally been a favorite of parents.

Emery and variants

Emery, var. Emory, Emmory, Emmery, Emerus, Emerich, Emmerich, Emeri, Emerey, Em2
From Old German element. "Brave power." Emery and Emory are Top 2000 baby names.

Emicho, var. Emich
From German word. Uncommon as birth names, but Emicho and Emich are comparable to the more conventional Erich.

Emil and variants

Emil, var. Emlynn, Emlyn1, Emlin, Emlen1, Emilion, Emilyan, Emilio, Emilien, Emilianus, Emilian, Emiliano1, Emile, Emelio, Emelen
From Latin word. "Rival; laborious; eager." Emil and Emile have diminished in favor as birth names circa the 1880s.

Emiliano and variants

Emiliano2, var. Emeliano
From Spanish, Italian, Latin languages. "Rival; laborious; eager." Emiliano is a constant favorite.

Emir2, var. Emeer2
Root fr. Arabic element. "Prince, ruler." Adoption of Emir and Emeer as birth names in 2018 was up 83.3% compared to 2008.

Emlyn2, var. Emlen2
Origin fr. Welsh word. Place name .. Emlen and Emlyn are unusual male names.

Emmanuel and variants

Emmanuel, var. Emonuel, Emonual, Emmonuel, Emmonual, Emmanouil, Emmanual, Emanuele, Emanuel, Emanual, Eman
Derived fr. Hebrew word. "God is with us." Emmanuel is a trendy form.

Emmet and variants

Emmet, var. Emmott, Emmot, Emmitt, Emmit, Emmett
Derivative of Old German word. "Entire, universal." Emmett and Emmitt are contemporarily stylish forms.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Em- names: Emanuel, Emerson, Emery, Emil, Emile

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Em- names: Emiliano, Emilio, Emir, Emmanuel, Emmet

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Em- names: Emmett, Emmit, Emmitt, Emmons, Emory, Emrys


English surname, possibly related to the .. Emmons was popular as a birth name a century ago.


Form of Ambrose. Derived fr. Greek. "Immortal." Unconventional, with usage of 0.004% for Emrys as a boys' name in 2018.

Derivative of Welsh, Greek. "Immortal." Unconventional, with usage of 0.004% for Emrys as a boys' name in 2018.

Root fr. Welsh language. "Ruler, king." Emyr was not among 2018's Top names. See also Emery.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Em- names for boys.

1. Emeer - Emyr
Amir [Emir, Emeer], Emerson [Em], Emery [Emeri, Emory, Emmory, Emmery, Emerus, Emerey, Emerich, Emmerich, ..], Emicho [Emich], Emil [Emlyn, Emlin, Emlen, Emlynn, Emilio, Emilyan, Emilion, Emilien, ..], Emiliano [Emeliano], Emir [Emeer], Emlyn [Emlen], Emmanuel [Emonuel, Emonual, Emanuel, Emmonuel, Emmonual, Emmanual, Emanuele, Emmanouil, ..], Emmet [Emmot, Emmit, Emmott, Emmitt, Emmett], Emmons, Ambrose [Emrys], Emrys, Emyr

Usage comparison for Em- names