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Gender: Male Pronunciation: Em-re Meaning of Emre: "friend" Origin of Emre: Turkish

The name Emre is a boy's name of Turkish origin meaning "friend". Emre and is often added to user-created lists like Non-English Virtue Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Which would you choose?".

From the experts:

This Turkish name meaning friend should be very useable outside Turkey, given that it is pronounced just as it is spelled. Famous men named Emre include Emre Can, a chess grandmaster, and Emre Sahin, the director.

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Famous People Named Emre

Member of British electronica/synthpop trio Years and Years.
Emre Can, German professional footballer

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