Emely: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Emely

A very modern take on the classic Emily, this name comes from the Roman Aemilius and means “industrious, striving.” You can expect your Emely to work hard, but that might mean she insists on tying her shoes “all by herself.”

Nicknames:

Emi, Em.

Famous people named Emely:

Writers Emily Bronte and Emily Dickinson; actress Emily Blunt; Ross’s second wife on Friends; fictional Emily Webb from Our Town; fictional Miss Emily from The Waltons.

Fun facts:

This spelling is very new and just reached its most popular in 2008.

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