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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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Alt. Meaning

E is for early, promptness is a virtue

M is for marvelous, which is how others see you

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

E is for excite, your spirit is catching!

L is for lofty, your ambitions are high!

Notable Persons Named Emiel

Emiel Puttemans is an athlete. Emiel was born in Vossem, Belgium.


Emiel van Lennep was a 2nd Secretary-General of the OECD. Emiel was given the name Emile van Lennep on January 15th, 1915 in Amsterdam. He passed away on October 2nd, 1996.


Emiel was born on March 10th, 1919 in Sint-Martens-Lierde. He died on May 10th, 1980.


Emiel Pijnaker is a pop music and rock music musician. He has had major accomplishments since 1993.


Emiel was born on December 2nd, 1931 in Meise. He breathed his last breath on October 26th, 1975.


Emiel was born on December 22nd, 1918. He passed away on January 7th, 2014.


Fun Facts about the name Emiel

  • How Popular is the name Emiel? Emiel is the 37,628th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Emiel have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 93 babies born with the first name Emiel in the United States. That's more than enough people named Emiel to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Emiel? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1914 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Emiel first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Emiel is Wednesday, April 7th, 1869.
  • What year had the most people named Emiel born? The highest recorded use of the first name Emiel was in 1921 with a total of 11 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Emiel: Your name in reverse order is Leime. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Mliee. How do you pronounce that?

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