Emory

Emory - A very unique female name



  Dec 15,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Emory appeared on the charts for the first time in 1925 on position #1700. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Emory and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Emory? 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 Emory. The baby girl name Emory was given to 245 baby girls in 2012, ranking #889 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 5,768 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Emory peaked in popularity 7 years ago in 2012 on position 889.



Famous with this name

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Emory is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Emory is currently topping the baby name charts in Alabama at position #257 - and is the least popular in California at position #2,870.

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 Emory is where you live.


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Emory origin and meaning

Emory is a 5 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Emory, pop culture references for the name Emory and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Emory

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

Emery / Emmer / Emerie / Emeri / Emry / Emarie / Emmarie / Emrie / Emari / Emree /

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
2012889
2011973
20101052
2009993
20081208
20071323
20061518
20051870
20041618
20031885
20022067
20012023
20002569
19991957
19982214
19973512
19964294
19952286
19933872
19883831
19431640
19251700

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Alabama257
Tennessee311
South Carolina316
North Carolina356
Arkansas407
Mississippi445
Kentucky475
Texas496
Georgia568
Louisiana604
Virginia604
Iowa652
Oklahoma842
Washington1130
Florida1236
New York2036
California2870

Even more about Emory


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 Emory 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 female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Emory?

3 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
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Emory
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 5,768
Letter count 5
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1925
2012 births +245

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