Emily

What does the baby name Emily mean? Learn about what Emily means, its history & origin, popularity in our random name database, pronunciation, similar names, nicknames & spelling variations.


Emily - Name Meaning, Origin & Popularity

Spelling of Emily
E-M-I-L-Y, is a 5-letter female given name.
Pronunciation of Emily
EM-ə-lee
EH mee lee
Meaning of Emily
Industrious, to strive or excel or rival, competitor, rival, flatterer, to strive or rival.
Origin of Emily
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Similar Names, Nicknames, & Spelling Variations of Emily
Aimil
Amalea
Amalie
Ameline
Amy
Eimile
Em
Ema
Emelda
Emilla
Emmy
Popularity of Emily
Emily currently has 6074 likes, and is the 2nd most liked girl's name. The name Chloe is slightly more popular than Emily.