GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: AM-əl-rik (English), ə-MAL-rik (English)   [key]
Meaning & History
Germanic name derived from the elements amal meaning "work, labour" and ric meaning "power". This was the name of a 6th-century king of the Visigoths, as well as two 12th-century rulers of the Latin Kingdom of Jerusalem.
Related Names
VARIANTS: Emelrich, Emmerich
OTHER LANGUAGES: Emery, Amery, Emory (English), Amaury, Émeric (French), Emmerich (German), Imre, Imrus (Hungarian), Amerigo (Italian), Américo (Portuguese), Imrich (Slovak), Américo (Spanish)