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Girl Name: Emelyn

Name: Emelyn
Pronunciation: \e-mel-yn, em(e)-lyn\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: peaceful home; rival; laborious; eager
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Emlyn, Emelen, Emalyn, Emelyne, Emmelyn
Similar Names: Emblyn, Emely, Evelyn


Emelyn \e-mel-yn, em(e)-lyn\ as a girl's name is a variant of Emeline (German) and Emily (Latin), and the meaning of Emelyn is "peaceful home; rival; laborious; eager".

The baby name Emelyn sounds like Emlyn, Emelen, Emalyn, Emelyne and Emmelyn. Other similar baby names are Emblyn, Emely and Evelyn.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Emelyn.


Emelyn is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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