Emery Origin and Meaning

The name Emery is both a boy's name and a girl's name of German origin meaning "industrious".
The superpopularity of Emily and Emma has recently boosted the unisex Emery, especially since it's also a starbaby via Angie Harmon and Jason Sehorn. Emery now ranks among the girls' Top 100 names in the US, though Emma, Emily, and even Emilia are more popular. Emerson and Emmeline are two other popular girl names in the same vein.
# 89 in the US

Emery Rank in US Top 1000

Emery Popularity

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Famous People Named Emery

  • Emery Ann Shadarelative of Jaden Jeremy Shada
  • Emery Hope Sehorndaughter of athlete Jason Sehorn and actor/model Angie Harmon
  • Emery Ann Osmond (b. 2008)granddaughter of singer Donny Osmond
  • Emery Mattie Curry (b. 2007)daughter of NFL player Ronald Curry
  • Emery Griffithdaughter of TV personality Nathan Griffith of "Teen Mom 2"
  • Emery Farryn Abbott (b. 2017)daughter of musician Josh Abbott

Emery in Pop Culture

  • Emery Ashworthmain character in "The Children of Hypnos" by Francesca Zappia
  • Emery Whitehillmain character on The CW's "Star,Crossed"
  • Emery boardtype of nail file
  • Emery Scottthe daughter of Hardin Scott and Tessa Young in The After Series by Anna Todd