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Popularity
< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Embry

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Work Rule
  • #14972 All Time
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How popular is the name "Embry" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1898 6 0 6
1914 10 0 10
1915 7 0 7
1916 7 0 7
1917 5 0 5
1919 6 0 6
1922 7 0 7
1923 5 0 5
1926 7 0 7
1927 5 0 5
1928 5 0 5
1932 7 0 7
1936 7 0 7
1938 6 0 6
1943 6 0 6
1959 7 0 7
1962 5 0 5
2003 12 5 7
2004 8 0 8
2005 10 0 10
2006 7 7 0
2007 7 0 7
2008 16 11 5
2009 29 17 12
2010 75 36 39
2011 69 40 29
2012 68 45 23
2013 66 41 25
2014 54 39 15

Want to know about the populiarty of Embry? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 529 babies born with the name Embry in the United States. That's more than enough Embries to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1898 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Embry" was in 2012 with a total of 45 babies.

According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Embry" is not a popular baby girl's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 2013. Across the entire United States a total of only 66 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Embry popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Embry in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the midwest? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Embry" mean? The list below shows the origins of Embry as well as things modernly associated with the name Embry such as celebrities named Embry.

English

Origin and Meaning of Embry

The name "Embry" is of English origin, and it means "Work Rule". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Alternative Meanings

E is for enrich, a quality you share.

M is for munificent, for you are extremely liberal in giving.

B is for buoy, you encourage those you see.

R is for romp, you know how to have fun!

Y is for young, the years never show!

Your name in reverse order is "Yrbme". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Eybrm". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Embry born Jun 3, 1961

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Italy approximately on 1350. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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