Pronunciation: a-hme-hle-e-e
Origin: France

Emmy Samtani

Emmy Samtani

Emmy is the founder of Kiindred and mother to 3 little ones. Over the last 4 years, she has worked with some of the most credible experts in the parenting space and is a keen contributor on all things parenthood.
Region Origin: Western Europe

Amelie is a girl's name of French origin, meaning "industrious". It is derived from the Germanic word "amal," which means "work" or "industrious". The name Amelie is a variant of the German name Amelia and the Latin version of Emily. It has become increasingly popular in recent years, thanks in part to the success of the 2001 French romantic-comedy film "Amélie". The name Amelie has a rich history and multiple origins, including German and French. As a variant of Amelia, the name Amelie shares a similar meaning and can be attributed to Saint Amalberga of Maubeuge, who also goes by Amelia. The name Amelie is pronounced as ah-muh-lee. While not considered a unique name in the sense of being rare or uncommon, Amelie is a classic and unique choice for a baby girl.

Amelie Name Popularity Data

chat-overall Overall: Amelie is currently #242 on Kiindred
gender-female Girl: Amelie is currently #117 on Kiindred Girl Names
gender-male Overall Unique: Amelie is currently #239 on Kiindred Unique Names
gender-female Girl Unique: Amelie is currently #117 on Kiindred Girl Unique Names

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Famous People Named Amelie

  • Amelie Mauresmo: Amelie Mauresmo is a retired French professional tennis player and coach who was a former world No. 1 and won two Grand Slam singles titles.
  • Amélie: "Amélie" is a 2001 French romantic comedy film directed by Jean-Pierre Jeunet, starring Audrey Tautou as the titular character.
  • Amelie Morgan: Amelie Morgan is a British artistic gymnast known for her success in junior and senior competitions, including the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.