First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Emmette

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Alt. Meaning

E is for enthusiasm, in even the most dire circumstances

M is for mild, your mild and gentle way.

M is for mystery, the part of you that cannot be explained.

E is for extra, those little things you do!

T is for time, you give to friends.

T is for tough, for you are not easily broken

E is for encouraging, thanks for the motivation!

Fun Facts about the name Emmette

  • How Popular is the name Emmette? Emmette is the 12,578th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Emmette have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 796 babies born with the first name Emmette in the United States. That's more than enough people named Emmette to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Emmette? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1912 when it was given as a first name to 10 new born babies.
  • When was Emmette first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Emmette is Sunday, July 14th, 1872.
  • What year had the most people named Emmette born? The highest recorded use of the first name Emmette was in 1918 with a total of 21 babies.
  • Random Emmette Factoid: According to the 1924 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Emmette is not a popular baby boy's name in Mississippi. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Mississippi have the same name in 1924.
  • Weird things about the name Emmette: The name spelled backwards is Ettemme. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Teemtme. How do you pronounce that?
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