Emmett

Emmett - A very unique male name



  Nov 12,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Emmett, meaning universal, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #189. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Emmett and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Emmett? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Emmett. The baby boy name Emmett was given to 2,000 baby boys in 2012, ranking #186 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 821 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Emmett peaked in popularity 7 years ago in 2012 on position 186.



Famous with this name

Belinda Emmett
Emmett Lynn
Charles Emmett Mack


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Emmett is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Emmett is currently topping the baby name charts in Vermont at position #52 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #415.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Emmett is where you live.


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Emmett origin and meaning

Emmett is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means universal. To see famous people named Emmett, pop culture references for the name Emmett and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Emmett

We've found the following names that sound similar to Emmett, sorted by popularity.

Emmitt / Emmet / Emmit / Emidio / Emad / Endy / Emmette / Emitt / Endi /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012186
2011220
2010269
2009331
2008542
2007575
2006569
2005605
2004633
2003672
2002730
2001685
2000739
1999857
1998914
1997756
1996907
1995832
1994843
1993827
1992803
19911019
19901092
1989895
19881053
19871020
19861046
19851057
1984881
1983802
1982844
19811003
1980935
1979838
1978852
1977785
1976712
1975744
1974755
1973729
1972661
1971694
1970633
1969574
1968536
1967539
1966562
1965546
1964544
1963557
1962528
1961512
1960546
1959464
1958478
1957450
1956426
1955422
1954419
1953415
1952370
1951379
1950382
1949394
1948349
1947336
1946345
1945343
1944317
1943334
1942325
1941324
1940304
1939289
1938304
1937306
1936304
1935282
1934289
1933273
1932286
1931272
1930271
1929272
1928266
1927260
1926240
1925225
1924225
1923234
1922233
1921215
1920211
1919198
1918208
1917213
1916215
1915187
1914206
1913195
1912205
1911214
1910189

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Vermont52
Oregon79
Idaho81
Nebraska90
Minnesota98
Kansas98
Wisconsin99
Iowa102
Utah102
South Dakota106
Washington108
New Hampshire110
Missouri113
Michigan115
North Dakota115
Maine119
Colorado120
Massachusetts122
Alaska127
Illinois136
Indiana149
Pennsylvania166
Montana167
Rhode Island184
Arkansas187
District of Columbia191
Kentucky193
Virginia199
North Carolina205
Arizona208
Ohio209
South Carolina211
Tennessee212
Delaware213
Nevada215
Alabama224
Connecticut225
Florida243
Oklahoma249
Georgia250
California268
New York278
Louisiana286
Maryland296
New Mexico297
West Virginia297
Mississippi377
New Jersey380
Texas415

Even more about Emmett


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Emmett a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Emmett?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2012
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Emmett
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 821
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +2,000

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