Name: Emmerich

Origin and Meaning of the Name Emmerich

  • Meaning:
    Work and ruler
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (EM uh risch)
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Miscellaneous Info for Emmerich

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  • Used in:
    German speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    From the Old High German Amalric, derived from the elements amal meaning "work, labour" and ric meaning "power". Amalric was the name of a 6th-century king of the Visigoths, as well as two 12th-century kings of Jerusalem.

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