The name Emil, Emile or Émile is a male given name, deriving from the Latin Aemilius of the gens Aemilia. The female given name is Emily.
Hereof, what is the origin of the name Emil?
Origin of the name Emil: Derived from the Latin Aemilius, an old Roman family name probably derived from aemulus (rival, trying to equal or excel, emulating) There are some who thing Emilio is of Germanic origin and derive it from the element amal (work).
What is the meaning of Emile?
The name Emile is a French baby name. In French the meaning of the name Emile is: Industrious. From the Roman family name Aemilius. Famous bearer: French writer Emile Zola.