Imre

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See also: İmre

Estonian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Imre

  1. A male given name borrowed from Hungarian in early 20th century.

Hungarian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Germanic Amalrich or Emmerich, Proto-Germanic *amal (vigor, bravery) + rīhhi (ruler) The old Hungarian variants of the Latin names Emericus, Emmeric are: Emrik, Emrih, Imreh. There are written data in Hungarian documents since the end of the 12th century for the Emericus, Eimericus variants. According to another explanation the Hungarian Imre is a borrowing of the German Heinrich (Henrik).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈimrɛ/
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  • Hyphenation: Im‧re

Proper noun[edit]

Imre

  1. A male given name, cognate to German Emmerich, related to English Emery.

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Fercsik Erzsébet - Raátz Judit: Keresztnevek enciklopédiája, Tinta Könyvkiadó, Budapest, 2009