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Origin: German, Scandinavian

Meaning: the German and Scandinavian feminine form of Emil, from Ancient Roman name Aemilius meaning "rival" from Latin aemulus. 

It could also be a variant spelling of Emily.

  • Emily
  • Emaly
  • Emely
  • Emalee
  • Emelie (Swedish)
  • Emilia
  • Emiliya (Bulgarian)
  • Emilija (Lithuanian, Slovene, Serbian, Croatian, Macedonian)
  • Aemilia (Ancient Roman)
  • Émilie (French)

Male forms:
  • Emil (Latin)
  • Aemilius (Ancient Roman)
  • Émile (French)
  • Emilio (Portuguese, Italian, Spanish)