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in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Emmylou mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Emmylou

User Submitted Origins

Indian (Sanskrit)
Filipino (Philippines)

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Texas, U.S. says the name Emmylou means "Strong, warrior".
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Notable Persons Named Emmylou

Notable Persons Named Emmylou

Emmylou Harris

Emmylou Harris is a folk music, country rock, country music, bluegrass music, rock music, pop music, and alternative country musician. She was most prominent from 1969 to present. Emmylou was born on April 2nd, 1947 in Birmingham, Alabama, United States.

Emmylou Taliño-Mendoza

Emmylou Taliño-Mendoza is a Governor of Cotabato, Member of the Philippine House of Representatives from Cotabato's First District, GovernorofCotabato, and Member of thePhilippine House of RepresentativesfromCotabato'sFirst District. Emmylou was born on February 25th, 1972.


Fun Facts about the name Emmylou

  • How Popular is the name Emmylou? Emmylou is the 12,330th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Emmylou have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 820 babies born with the first name Emmylou in the United States. That's more than enough people named Emmylou to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Emmylou? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1924 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Emmylou first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Emmylou is Thursday, February 14th, 1895.
  • What year had the most people named Emmylou born? The highest recorded use of the first name Emmylou was in 2018 with a total of 77 babies.
  • Random Emmylou Factoid: According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Emmylou is not a popular baby girl's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Florida have the same name in 2015.
  • Weird things about the name Emmylou: The name spelled backwards is Uolymme. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Yloemmu. How do you pronounce that?
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