From German Names

Male Male Name

German Pronunciation

Listen to the German pronunciation of Emil. The speaker is a native speaker of Standard German from Schleswig-Holstein / Northern Germany:

Predominant Age Group in Germany

Typically born before 1925 or after 2010

Predominant Regional Usage

  • Southern Germany
  • Eastern Germany

Variant Forms

See also Emilia

Origin and Meaning

German form of Émile, a French form of the Latin name Aemilius of uncertain meaning

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