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Male Male Name

German Pronunciation

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

Predominant Age Group in Germany

Typically born before 1950

Predominant Regional Usage

  • Southern Germany

Variant Spelling

Origin and Meaning

Old High German name

Combination of 'all-encompassing', 'big' and 'rich', 'mighty'

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