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Emma Name Meaning and Origin

Emma Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

whole, universal, peaceful

Name Origin


The name Emma means 'whole' or 'universal' in Germanic languages. It also has connotations of peace and harmony. It is a classic and timeless name that has been popular for centuries.

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Emma Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Emma is a simple and straightforward name to pronounce, with a smooth flow of sounds.

Name Melody Rating:

The rhythm of the name Emma is pleasant, but the repeated 'm' sound may slightly interrupt the flow.

Famous People Named Emma

Find celebrities with this name and see how they shine in their respective fields.

● Emma Watson

Emma Watson is a British actress best known for her role as Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter film series. She has also been an advocate for gender equality and sustainable fashion.

● Emma Stone

Emma Stone is an American actress who has starred in films such as 'La La Land' and 'The Help'. She has won an Academy Award for Best Actress.

● Emma Roberts

Emma Roberts is an American actress and singer known for her roles in TV series like 'American Horror Story' and films like 'We're the Millers'. She comes from a family of actors.

● Emma Thompson

Emma Thompson is a British actress, screenwriter, and author who has won Academy Awards for both acting and screenwriting. She is known for her wit and intelligence.

● Emma Bunton

Emma Bunton, also known as Baby Spice, is a British singer and member of the Spice Girls. She has also been a radio presenter and TV personality.

Emma Name Popularity Insights

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Potential Negative Connotations of Emma

The name Emma is overwhelmingly associated with positive and admirable figures in popular culture, such as the actresses Emma Watson and Emma Stone. There are no significant negative characters or cultural symbols that come to mind with the name.

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