A variation of the word name Ember, which means “a glowing fragment from a fire,” with an -ly tacked onto the end of it to make this unisex name feminine. It’s like, “Take that, boy Embers of the world, it’s a girly name now.” GIRL POWER.
Famous people named Emberly:
This name is such a recent development that there are no famous people named Emberly at this point.
Emberly is a character in the 2016 musical Firebringer.