First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Emes

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  1. plural of eme (uncle).

emes was also found in the following language(s): Catalan, Galician, Latin, Portuguese, and Spanish

Notable Persons With the Last Name Emes

Ian was given the name Ian Ronald Emes on August 17th, 1949 in Birmingham, England.


He died in 1803.


He died in 1707.


She passed away in 1830.


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Popularity of Emes as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Emes U.S.
  White 86.01% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 10.88% 16.26%

Of Last Name Emes

People with the last name Emes are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Emes

  • How Popular is the name Emes? As a last name Emes was the 94,730th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Emes first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Emes is Thursday, June 12th, 1884.
  • How unique is the name Emes? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Emes. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Emes: Your name in reverse order is Seme. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Emse. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Emes? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 193 people with the last name Emes.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Emes? Emes is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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