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Girl Name: Emlyn

Name: Emlyn
Pronunciation: \e-ml-yn, em-lyn\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl (Emlyn's also a boy name)
Meaning: peaceful home; rival; laborious; eager
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Emelyn, Emalyn, Emlynn
Similar Names: Edlyn, Elyn, Ellyn, Emblyn, Evlyn


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

The baby name Emlyn sounds like Emelyn, Emalyn and Emlynn. Other similar baby names are Edlyn, Elyn, Ellyn, Emblyn and Evlyn.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Emlyn.


Emlyn 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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