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Emma Name Meaning


How to Pronounce Emma

Spell : [em-uh]

Phonetic : /ˈɛm ə/


What does Emma Mean?

Emma Name Gender : Girl Names

Emma Name Origin : The origin of the name Emma is English baby names

Meaning Of Emma : Emma name meaning is of Germanic origin, introduced to Britain by the Normans. It was the name of the mother of Edward the Confessor. It originated as a short form of the medieval versions of compound names such as ERMINTRUDE and IRMGARD, containing the element erm(en), irm(en) entire (cf. IRMA). It is now sometimes used as a pet form of EMILY, but this is etymologically unjustified.

In addition to these data about Emma name meaning, Emma name is a girl name that starts with E and letter E means that you need plenty of feedom, you are physical and passionate, you like to be social and entertain, you are highly perceptive and not easily fooled, you are original and versatile, you are capable of looking at a situation from different perspectives. You can search our database via baby name finder tool to find similar names of Emma name. If you know more about Emma name meaning, please send us feedback, we are looking forward your contributions. Please read all sections of the name Emma. If you consider Emma name is proper name for your baby, please inform us what you think about your decision. Names that sound like Emma : Emaleigh Emerald Emuna Emelinda Emogen .


Etymology Of The Name Emma

Feminine proper name, from German Emma, from Erma, contraction of Ermentrude or some similar name. With lower-case -e-, as British telephone and radio enunciation of M to avoid confusion with N, attested by 1891.


Popularity Of Emma

For U.S. births in 2015, the number of births with name Emma is 20355, representing about 1.150438 percent of all female births in 2015. See interactive baby names map for Emma name popularity by states.

CountryPopularity rank
united states popular baby namesUnited States1
England and Wales popular baby namesEngland and Wales55
Ireland popular baby namesIreland2
united kingdom popular baby namesScotland18
Canada popular baby namesCanada2
Australia popular baby namesAustralia20
New Zealand popular baby namesNew Zealand20
spain popular baby namesSpain16
italy popular baby namesItaly4
netherland popular baby namesNetherland2
sweden popular baby namesSweden23
norway popular baby namesNorway55
france popular baby namesFrance1
denmark popular baby namesDenmark6
austria popular baby namesAustria2

Emma Name In Other Languages

Spell Emma Name In Nautical Flags

  • letter e nautical flag
  • letter m nautical flag
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  • letter a nautical flag

Spell Emma Name Is In American Sign Language

  • letter e american sign language
  • letter m american sign language
  • letter m american sign language
  • letter a american sign language

Emma Name In Braille Alphabet

  • e in braille alphabet
  • m in braille alphabet
  • m in braille alphabet
  • a in braille alphabet

Emma Name In Morse Code

  • e in morse code
  • m in morse code
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  • a in morse code

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