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Girl Name: Emelia

Name: Emelia
Pronunciation: \e-me-lia\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: rival; laborious; eager
Origin: Latin
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)

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