Gender: Female
Origin: Latin
Meaning: Universal
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The name Emma means Universal and is of Latin origin. Emma is a name that's been used primarily by parents who are considering baby names for girls.

Emma is often used as a name on its own or as the diminutive form of Emily. Common nicknames include Em and Emmy.

The popularity of the name Emma began in the UK and made its way to the US in the 1990s.

Famous Emmas include many A-list actresses, including Emma (Emily) Stone, Emma Roberts, Emma Thompson, and Emma Watson. Emma Lazarus is a famous American poet and Emma “Baby Spice” Bunton is a British singer and
member of the popular girl group, The Spice Girls.

Fictional characters named Emma include Emma Bovary (Madame Bovary), Emma Woodhouse (Jane Austen’s Emma), and Emma Bloom from Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children. Ross and Rachel on the TV show Friends named their famous TV baby Emma. Emma Peel is a character from The Avengers comic/movie series.

People who like the name Emma also like:
FemaleAva, Ella, Olivia, Emily, Hannah, Isabella, Grace
MaleEthan, Jacob, Aiden, Liam, Benjamin, Caleb, Jackson
Emma Stats
checkmark Emma is on 16,956 members' favorite name lists
checkmark Emma is currently #24 on the Baby Names popularity charts
checkmark Emma is currently #2 in U.S. births
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Big Leg Emma - Frank Zappa
Emma's Song - Sinead O'Connor
Song for Emma - Joe Walsh