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Emanuel

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 57 0 57
1881 48 0 48
1882 45 0 45
1883 34 0 34
1884 44 0 44
1885 32 0 32
1886 46 0 46
1887 42 0 42
1888 30 0 30
1889 41 0 41
1890 32 0 32
1891 29 0 29
1892 61 0 61
1893 39 0 39
1894 49 0 49
1895 64 0 64
1896 52 0 52
1897 37 0 37
1898 48 0 48
1899 42 0 42
1900 45 0 45
1901 37 0 37
1902 49 0 49
1903 51 0 51
1904 62 0 62
1905 69 0 69
1906 62 0 62
1907 56 0 56
1908 64 0 64
1909 69 0 69
1910 99 0 99
1911 124 0 124
1912 207 0 207
1913 224 0 224
1914 252 0 252
1915 345 0 345
1916 306 0 306
1917 362 0 362
1918 384 0 384
1919 322 0 322
1920 381 0 381
1921 353 0 353
1922 344 0 344
1923 329 0 329
1924 345 0 345
1925 313 0 313
1926 303 0 303
1927 307 0 307
1928 284 0 284
1929 251 0 251
1930 255 0 255
1931 198 0 198
1932 223 0 223
1933 184 0 184
1934 175 0 175
1935 211 0 211
1936 202 0 202
1937 198 0 198
1938 177 0 177
1939 192 0 192
1940 186 0 186
1941 175 0 175
1942 185 0 185
1943 192 0 192
1944 172 0 172
1945 189 0 189
1946 179 0 179
1947 196 0 196
1948 225 0 225
1949 231 0 231
1950 222 0 222
1951 248 0 248
1952 210 0 210
1953 213 0 213
1954 221 0 221
1955 247 0 247
1956 251 0 251
1957 265 0 265
1958 253 0 253
1959 256 0 256
1960 205 0 205
1961 221 0 221
1962 235 0 235
1963 235 0 235
1964 208 0 208
1965 211 5 206
1966 214 0 214
1967 204 0 204
1968 220 0 220
1969 203 0 203
1970 235 0 235
1971 228 6 222
1972 223 5 218
1973 204 0 204
1974 208 0 208
1975 244 0 244
1976 235 0 235
1977 255 0 255
1978 275 0 275
1979 288 0 288
1980 342 0 342
1981 439 6 433
1982 366 0 366
1983 413 0 413
1984 554 0 554
1985 537 6 531
1986 528 0 528
1987 563 8 555
1988 552 0 552
1989 597 7 590
1990 633 5 628
1991 591 0 591
1992 652 0 652
1993 650 6 644
1994 622 0 622
1995 628 0 628
1996 694 0 694
1997 662 6 656
1998 728 8 720
1999 822 0 822
2000 858 0 858
2001 872 0 872
2002 1,014 0 1,014
2003 1,046 0 1,046
2004 1,147 0 1,147
2005 1,227 0 1,227
2006 1,310 0 1,310
2007 1,382 0 1,382
2008 1,345 0 1,345
2009 1,296 8 1,288
2010 1,191 0 1,191
2011 1,318 0 1,318
2012 1,093 0 1,093
2013 1,028 0 1,028
2014 1,025 6 1,019
2015 979 5 974

Fun Facts about the name Emanuel

  • How many people with the first name Emanuel have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 47,857 babies born with the first name Emanuel in the United States. That's more than enough people named Emanuel to occupy the territory of Turks and Caicos Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 44,493 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Emanuel? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 57 new born babies.
  • When was Emanuel first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Emanuel is Wednesday, February 13th, 1867.
  • What year had the most people named Emanuel born? The highest recorded use of the first name Emanuel was in 2007 with a total of 1,382 babies. That's a lot of babies named Emanuel!
  • Random Emanuel Factoid: According to the 1918 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Emanuel ranks 91st in popularity as a baby boy's name in Florida. Imagine that, 20 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 1918.
  • Weird things about the name Emanuel: Your name in reverse order is Leuname. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Namluee. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Emanuel? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 6,517 people with the last name Emanuel.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Emanuel? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Emanuel as their last name.

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Popularity of Emanuel as a first name

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Popularity of Emanuel as a last name

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Common last names for Emanuel

  • Williams
  • Johnson
  • Smith
  • Brown
  • Jones
  • Miller
  • Davis
  • Cohen
  • Schwartz
  • Jackson
  • Lewis
  • Thomas
  • Klein
  • Friedman
  • Taylor
  • Anderson
  • Martin

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Emanuel U.S.
  White 52.72% 64.26%
  African American 32.48% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.40% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 5.71% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.52% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.17% 16.26%

Of Last Name Emanuel

People with the last name Emanuel are most frequently White or African American

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Hebrew

Origin and Meaning of Emanuel

The name "Emanuel" is of Hebrew origin, and it means "God is With Us". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Wiktionary

Variant of Emmanuel, borrowed from Spanish and from various other European languages.

  1. A male given name.

Emanuel was also found in the following language(s): Czech, Danish, German, Portuguese, Slovak, Spanish, and Swedish

Notable Persons With the Name Emanuel

Edward G. Robinson

Edward G. Robinson was an actor. He was most prominent from 1913 to present. Edward was given the name Emanuel Goldenberg on December 12th, 1893 in Bucharest. He died on January 26th, 1973.

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Jim Rohn

Jim Rohn was an entrepreneurship, author, motivational speaker, and entrepreneur. Jim was given the name Emanuel James Rohn on September 17th, 1930 in Yakima, Washington. Jim is also known as Jim Rohn. He passed away on December 5th, 2009.

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Emanuel Lasker

Emanuel Lasker was a chess player. Emanuel was born Emanuel Lasker on December 24th, 1868 in Berlinchen, Prussia. He died on January 11th, 1941.

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John Randolph

John Randolph was an actor. He was most prominent from 1938 to 2003. John was given the name Emanuel Hirsch Cohen on June 1st, 1915 in New York City, New York, U.S. He passed away on February 24th, 2004.

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Emanuel Mammana

Emanuel Mammana is a soccer player for the Club Atlético River Plate, Argentina national under-17 football team, Argentina national under-20 football team, and Argentina national football team. Emanuel was born on February 10th, 1996 in Merlo, Buenos Aires.

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Emanuel Yarbrough

Emanuel Yarbrough was a martial artist. Emanuel was born on September 5th, 1964 in Rahway, New Jersey, U.S. He left this life on December 21st, 2015.

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  • Emanuel Steward
    (boxer)
  • Emanuel Cleaver
    (51st Mayor of Kansas City)
  • Emanuel Celler
    (lawyer)
  • Emanuel Leutze
    (artist)
  • Emanuel Biancucchi
    (soccer player)
  • Emanuel Pogatetz
    (soccer player)
  • Emanuel Weiss
    (criminal)
  • Emanuel Lehman
    (banker)
  • Emanuel Villa
    (soccer player)
  • Emanuel Ungaro
    (fashion designer)
  • Da' T.R.U.T.H.
    (musician)
  • Emanuel Buchmann
    (athlete)
  • Emanuel Goldberg
    (famed human)
  • Emanuel Sandhu
    (figure skater)

Notable Persons With the Last Name Emanuel

Rahm Emanuel

Rahm Emanuel is a Chairman of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, 55th Mayor of Chicago, 23rd White House Chief of Staff, Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus, Chairman of theDemocratic Congressional Campaign Committee, Senior Advisor to the President. Rahm was born on November 29th, 1959 in Chicago.

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Ari Emanuel

Ari Emanuel is a co-ceo, william morris endeavor, and talent agent. Ari was given the name Ariel Zev Emanuel on March 29th, 1961 in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

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Michale Graves

Michale Graves is a horror punk, punk rock, and heavy metal music musician. He has had major accomplishments since 1995. Michale was given the name Michael Emanuel on March 21st, 1975.

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Ezekiel J. Emanuel

Ezekiel J. Emanuel is a leading human in the fields of medicine and medical ethics. Ezekiel was given the name Ezekiel Jonathan Emanuel in 1957 in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

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David Emanuel

David Emanuel is an artist. David was born on November 17th, 1952 in Bridgend, Wales.

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Maximilian II Emanuel

Maximilian II Emanuel was royalty. He was most active from 1679 to 1726. Maximilian was born as the child of Ferdinand Maria, Elector of Bavaria, and Princess Henriette Adelaide of Savoy on July 11th, 1662 in Munich. He passed away on February 26th, 1726.

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What does the name Emanuel mean?

Eis for expert, in your chosen career

Mis for melody, the song of life.

Ais for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

Nis for nurturing, to all that need help

Uis for uncanny, the way you know what to do.

Eis for enduring, forever will your memory remain

Lis for look, the way you look at life.

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Sources: U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain). U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain). 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License). Wiktionary: Titles and License. Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.

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