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Popularity
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Emi

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Japanese
  • #5983 All Time
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How popular is the name "Emi" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1916 6 6 0
1918 5 5 0
1919 5 5 0
1920 5 5 0
1924 8 8 0
1925 9 9 0
1926 7 7 0
1927 8 8 0
1933 5 5 0
1937 5 5 0
1940 5 5 0
1944 5 5 0
1950 5 5 0
1954 6 6 0
1958 8 8 0
1962 7 7 0
1964 8 8 0
1965 10 10 0
1966 5 5 0
1967 8 8 0
1968 10 10 0
1970 8 8 0
1971 9 9 0
1972 21 21 0
1973 18 18 0
1974 13 13 0
1975 15 15 0
1976 16 16 0
1977 14 14 0
1978 14 14 0
1979 11 11 0
1980 39 39 0
1981 31 31 0
1982 26 26 0
1983 25 25 0
1984 23 23 0
1985 19 19 0
1986 21 21 0
1987 21 21 0
1988 22 22 0
1989 30 30 0
1990 19 19 0
1991 31 31 0
1992 24 24 0
1993 25 25 0
1994 18 18 0
1995 20 20 0
1996 29 29 0
1997 33 33 0
1998 37 37 0
1999 43 43 0
2000 56 56 0
2001 53 53 0
2002 45 45 0
2003 86 86 0
2004 59 59 0
2005 63 63 0
2006 71 71 0
2007 91 91 0
2008 73 73 0
2009 109 109 0
2010 111 111 0
2011 134 134 0
2012 155 155 0
2013 135 135 0
2014 196 196 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Emi? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,252 babies born with the name Emi in the United States. That's more than enough Emis to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1916 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Emi" was in 2014 with a total of 196 babies.

According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Emi" ranks #73 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 13 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 2012. Across the entire United States a total of 155 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Emi popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Japanese

Origin and Meaning of Emi

The name "Emi" is of Japanese origin, and it means "Blessing, favour, beautiful". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

E is for excellence, your passion, your drive.

M is for mighty, your inner strength.

I is for intense, your zest of living.

Your name in reverse order is "Ime". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Emi". 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 Emi born Feb 12, 1935

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Saudi Arabia approximately on 1250. Your profession was shepherd, horseman, and forester.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

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