Given Name EMMALYN

GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: EM-ə-lin  [details]

Meaning & History

Variant of EMMELINE, or else a combination of EMMA and the fashionable name suffix lyn.
VARIANTS: Emma, Emmaline, Emmeline
DIMINUTIVES: Em, Emmie, Emmy
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Amalia, Amelina, Emma, Irma, Amelia, Ima (Ancient Germanic), Amalija, Ema (Croatian), Amálie, Ema (Czech), Amalie, Emma (Danish), Amalia, Emma, Irma, Amelia, Emmy, Ima (Dutch), Emma, Irma, Emmi (Finnish), Émeline, Emma, Amélie, Line (French), Irma (Georgian), Amalia, Emma, Irma, Amalie, Amelia (German), Amalia (Greek), Amália, Irma (Hungarian), Emma (Icelandic), Amalia, Emma, Irma, Amelia (Italian), Amalija, Irma (Lithuanian), Amalie, Emma (Norwegian), Amelia (Polish), Amália, Ema, Amélia (Portuguese), Amalia (Romanian), Amália, Ema (Slovak), Amalija, Ema (Slovene), Amalia, Ema, Emelina, Emma, Irma, Amelia (Spanish), Amalia, Emma (Swedish)

Categories

modern English, y vowels
Entry added September 1, 2013