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Emery Origin and Meaning

The name Emery is a boy's name of German origin meaning "industrious".

Emery is one of the newly popular Em- names that has great potential, though right now for girls more than boys: it received a boost in 2009, a year after Angie Harmon and Jason Sehorn used it for one of their daughters. Emery ranks on the Top 1000 for both boys and girls, but all the way up in the Top 100 for girls and down in the 700s for boys. Many related names are also trending for baby boys, from Emerson to Emrys to Amory to Emmett.

# 727 in the US

Emery Rank in US Top 1000

# 692 on Nameberry

Emery Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Emery Popularity

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Famous People Named Emery

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Emery in Pop Culture

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