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19k
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since 1880

Emory

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Form of Amery
  • #1646 All Time
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How popular is the name "Emory" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 40 0 40
1881 42 0 42
1882 38 0 38
1883 38 0 38
1884 38 0 38
1885 34 0 34
1886 37 0 37
1887 33 0 33
1888 35 0 35
1889 37 0 37
1890 29 0 29
1891 23 0 23
1892 38 0 38
1893 27 0 27
1894 40 0 40
1895 42 0 42
1896 46 0 46
1897 39 0 39
1898 37 0 37
1899 41 0 41
1900 52 0 52
1901 44 0 44
1902 58 0 58
1903 32 0 32
1904 42 0 42
1905 43 0 43
1906 39 0 39
1907 52 0 52
1908 42 0 42
1909 57 0 57
1910 55 0 55
1911 74 0 74
1912 117 0 117
1913 151 0 151
1914 189 0 189
1915 231 6 225
1916 229 0 229
1917 242 5 237
1918 226 0 226
1919 234 10 224
1920 308 0 308
1921 266 5 261
1922 269 6 263
1923 243 0 243
1924 263 0 263
1925 270 8 262
1926 231 7 224
1927 227 0 227
1928 237 9 228
1929 229 6 223
1930 209 7 202
1931 223 5 218
1932 227 0 227
1933 195 6 189
1934 164 0 164
1935 179 6 173
1936 197 0 197
1937 186 0 186
1938 170 0 170
1939 183 5 178
1940 191 5 186
1941 181 5 176
1942 210 6 204
1943 196 8 188
1944 179 0 179
1945 158 0 158
1946 184 0 184
1947 176 0 176
1948 202 0 202
1949 150 0 150
1950 168 5 163
1951 139 0 139
1952 143 0 143
1953 160 0 160
1954 170 0 170
1955 148 6 142
1956 133 0 133
1957 152 5 147
1958 108 0 108
1959 135 0 135
1960 131 0 131
1961 122 0 122
1962 124 0 124
1963 140 0 140
1964 149 0 149
1965 94 5 89
1966 109 0 109
1967 81 0 81
1968 90 0 90
1969 97 0 97
1970 83 0 83
1971 90 0 90
1972 64 0 64
1973 73 0 73
1974 70 0 70
1975 58 0 58
1976 61 0 61
1977 58 6 52
1978 63 0 63
1979 74 5 69
1980 85 7 78
1981 73 7 66
1982 84 7 77
1983 55 6 49
1984 65 11 54
1985 59 9 50
1986 60 7 53
1987 53 0 53
1988 67 12 55
1989 65 7 58
1990 75 14 61
1991 83 26 57
1992 77 21 56
1993 93 29 64
1994 103 32 71
1995 112 41 71
1996 106 35 71
1997 111 47 64
1998 142 62 80
1999 137 68 69
2000 148 52 96
2001 152 75 77
2002 169 83 86
2003 191 99 92
2004 239 119 120
2005 213 99 114
2006 274 135 139
2007 330 178 152
2008 348 215 133
2009 417 252 165
2010 414 230 184
2011 424 250 174
2012 507 302 205
2013 569 337 232
2014 625 373 252

Want to know about the populiarty of Emory? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 19,258 babies born with the name Emory in the United States. That's more than enough Emories to occupy the territory of Cook Islands (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 17,791 (as of December 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 40 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Emory" was in 2014 with a total of 373 babies.

According to the 1914 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Emory" ranks #100 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Georgia. Imagine that, 38 babies in Georgia have the same name as you in 1914. Across the entire United States a total of 189 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Emory popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of Emory

The name "Emory" is of English origin, and it means "Form of Amery". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Alternative Meanings

E is for excite, your spirit is catching!

M is for musical, your hidden talent!

O is for openness, it's refreshing!

R is for righteous, you know when you're right.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

Your name in reverse order is "Yrome". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Morey". 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 Emory born Mar 24, 1960

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 Siberia approximately on 1125. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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