Emil

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Emil, from Latin Aemilius, a Roman family name from aemulus (rival). Cognate with French Émile.

Proper noun[edit]

Emil

  1. A male given name from Latin, equivalent to English Emil

Usage notes[edit]

  • Like Emile, occasionally used in English since the nineteenth century.
  • The feminine form Emily has always been more established and popular.

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Further reading[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Emil m

  1. A male given name from Latin, equivalent to English Emil

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Latin Aemilius.

Proper noun[edit]

Emil

  1. A male given name from Latin, equivalent to English Emil

References[edit]

  • [1] Danskernes Navne, based on CPR data: 45 096 males with the given name have Emil been registered in Denmark between about 1890 (=the population alive in 1967) and January 2005, with the last frequency peak around 2000 . Accessed on 19 June 2011.

Estonian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Emil m (genitive Emils)

  1. A male given name from Latin, equivalent to English Emil

Faroese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Emil m

  1. A male given name from Latin, equivalent to English Emil

Usage notes[edit]

Patronymics

  • son of Emil: Emilsson
  • daughter of Emil: Emilsdóttir

Declension[edit]

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Emil
Accusative Emil
Dative Emili
Genitive Emils

German[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Emil m (genitive Emils)

  1. A male given name from Latin, equivalent to English Emil

Hungarian[edit]

Hungarian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia hu

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈɛmil]
  • Hyphenation: Emil
  • Rhymes: -il

Proper noun[edit]

Emil

  1. A male given name from Latin, equivalent to English Emil

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -e-, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative Emil Emilek
accusative Emilt Emileket
dative Emilnek Emileknek
instrumental Emillel Emilekkel
causal-final Emilért Emilekért
translative Emillé Emilekké
terminative Emilig Emilekig
essive-formal Emilként Emilekként
essive-modal
inessive Emilben Emilekben
superessive Emilen Emileken
adessive Emilnél Emileknél
illative Emilbe Emilekbe
sublative Emilre Emilekre
allative Emilhez Emilekhez
elative Emilből Emilekből
delative Emilről Emilekről
ablative Emiltől Emilektől
non-attributive
possessive - singular
Emilé Emileké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
Emiléi Emilekéi
Possessive forms of Emil
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. Emilem Emiljeim
2nd person sing. Emiled Emiljeid
3rd person sing. Emilje Emiljei
1st person plural Emilünk Emiljeink
2nd person plural Emiletek Emiljeitek
3rd person plural Emiljük Emiljeik

Norwegian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Emil

  1. A male given name from Latin, equivalent to English Emil

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɛ.mʲil/
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Proper noun[edit]

Emil m pers

  1. A male given name from Latin, equivalent to English Emil

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Emil in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from the Latin Aemilius, borrowed later or adapted from another language; compare the French Émile and the German Emil.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Emil m (genitive/dative lui Emil, female equivalent Emilia)

  1. A male given name from Latin, equivalent to English Emil — famously held by:
    1. Emil Racoviță (1868–1947), the Romanian biologist, zoologist, speleologist, and explorer of Antarctica who gave his name to the village of Emil Racoviță

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Slovak[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Emil m (genitive Emila, nominative plural Emilovia) declension pattern chlap

  1. A male given name from Latin, equivalent to English Emil

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Emil in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French Émile, from Latin Aemilius. First recorded as a given name in Sweden in 1741.

Proper noun[edit]

Emil c (genitive Emils)

  1. A male given name from Latin, equivalent to English Emil

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn, Almqvist & Wiksell 1996, →ISBN
  • [2] Statistiska centralbyrån and Sture Allén, Staffan Wåhlin, Förnamnsboken, Norstedts 1995, →ISBN: 48 977 males with the given name Emil living in Sweden on 31 December 2010, with the frequency peak in the 2000s. Accessed on 19 June 2011.