[ 2 syll. e-mi-le, em-ile ] The baby boy name Emile is sometimes used as a girl name. It is pronounced as EY-Miy-L †. Emile is largely used in the Dutch and French languages, and it is derived from Latin origins. Emile is a variant of Emil.
Emile is an unusual baby name for boys. Its usage peaked in 1911 with 0.022% of baby boys being given the name Emile. Its ranking then was #385. The baby name has since steeply fallen in popularity, and is now of very modest use. Among all boy names in its group, Emile was nonetheless the most frequently used in 2018. In the past century Emile has predominantly been a baby boy name.
† English pronunciation for Emile: EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"
Details of famous persons named Emile:
Actor Emile Hirsch, born 13 March 1985, Los Angeles, California.
Author Emile Zola, born 2 April 1840 - 1902, Paris, France.