Emma

Origin/Usage
Germanic
EDITOR LISTS
Old Fashioned
Pronunciation
EM-ə
Meaning
Universal woman

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Emma is a quintessential feminine name coming from the Germanic origin. It’s believed to be a derivative for Emily, Emmeline and Emily. The name Emma dropped in popularity during the40s, but bounced back in the late 90s.Emma is a quintessential feminine name coming from the Germanic origin. It’s believed to be a derivative for Emily, Emmeline and Emily. The name Emma dropped in popularity during the40s, but bounced back in the late 90s.Emma originates in Germanic languages and means "universal woman". Recently, Emma has been one of the most popular feminine given names in the United States, Europe and New Zealand. It was the name of several queens throughout history and also the name of Jane Austen's famous novel, later on made into many films. More recently, it was popularized by the British actress and screenwriter Emma Thompson.

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'Emma' in Movies

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Emma Castle

Once Upon a Time

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Degrassi: The Next Generation

Emma Nelson

Marcella

Emma Backland

The Fosters

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Timeless

Emma Whitmore

Glee

Emma Pillsbury

The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)

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