Gender: Female Meaning of Embry: "flat-topped hill" Origin of Embry: English surname

Embry Origin and Meaning

The name Embry is a girl's name of English origin meaning "flat-topped hill".

Though Embry became famous as the name of a boy werewolf in Twilight, we think its Em- beginning and -y ending make it perfectly appropriate for a girl. You might consider it as an alternative to Emma, Emily, or Aubrey. Embry or Embury is an established English surname.

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oliviamcdonald Says:


I like this name. I would never have thought of embryo.. seems like a bit of a stretch to me. I wouldn’t let that turn me off. Like the nickname Bree.

autumnreverie Says:


Then it's no longer the same name.

Wittyusername103 Says:


This name is cute but I would spell it Embury just to get away from the Embryo stuff.

Zelliew Says:


I agree, my first thought was that they left off the O

charlotteblu Says:


reminds me too much of the word embryo