Emmit

Emmit - A very unique male name



  Dec 09,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Emmit, meaning universal; truth", "universal, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1912 on position #1017. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Emmit and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Emmit? 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 Emmit. The baby boy name Emmit was given to 65 baby boys in 2012, ranking #1447 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 25,247 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Emmit peaked in popularity 94 years ago in 1925 on position 680.



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Emmit is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Emmit is currently topping the baby name charts in Wisconsin at position #412 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,359.

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 Emmit is where you live.


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Emmit origin and meaning

Emmit is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means universal; truth", "universal. To see famous people named Emmit, pop culture references for the name Emmit and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Emmit

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

Emmett / Emmitt / Emmet / 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
20121447
20111686
20102851
20094048
20083604
20043859
19621499
19601629
19591490
19471636
19461119
19421053
19411353
19401382
1939838
1938876
19371293
1936829
19351070
19341090
1933959
1932870
1931721
19301008
1929860
1928880
19271157
1926955
1925680
19241179
1923880
1922770
1921826
19201053
1919695
1918785
1917710
1916929
1915831
19121017

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Wisconsin412
Minnesota513
Washington845
Arizona982
Michigan1054
Pennsylvania1205
New York1239
California1748
Texas2359

Even more about Emmit


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 Emmit 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 Emmit?

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
1925
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Emmit
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 25,247
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1912
2012 births +65

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