Gender / Sex: girl
Meaning: rival; laborious; eager
Sounds Like: Amelia, Emelie, Emilia, Emeli, Emelea, Emalia
Similar Names: Emelita, Emelina, Emelda
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 2056
Emelia \e-me-lia\ as a girl's name is a variant of Emily (Latin), and the meaning of Emelia is "rival; laborious; eager".
The baby name Emelia sounds like Amelia, Emelie, Emilia, Emeli, Emelea and Emalia. Other similar baby names are Emelita, Emelina and Emelda.
Emelia is a very popular first name for women (#2056 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)