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Gender Feminine
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. EM-ə-leen
, EM-ə-lien
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Meaning & History

From an Old French form of the Germanic name Amelina, originally a diminutive of Germanic names beginning with the element amal meaning "work". The Normans introduced this name to England.
VariantsEmmaline, Emmalyn
Other Languages & CulturesAmalia, Amelina, Amelia(Ancient Germanic) Amalija(Croatian) Amálie(Czech) Amalie(Danish) Amalia, Amelia(Dutch) Émeline, Amélie, Line(French) Amalia, Amalie, Amelia(German) Amalia(Greek) Amália(Hungarian) Amalia, Amelia(Italian) Amalija(Lithuanian) Amalie(Norwegian) Amelia(Polish) Amália, Amélia(Portuguese) Amalia(Romanian) Amália(Slovak) Amalija(Slovene) Amalia, Emelina, Amelia(Spanish) Amalia(Swedish)

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