Emmanuel Name Meaning

Variant spelling (mainly French and South Indian) of Emanuel, which was used in the Middle Ages by Christians as an alternative name for Christ. The name was also borne by a 3rd-century martyr. Among Christians in India it is used as a given name, and in the U.S. it has come to be used as a last name among families from southern India.

List of People with Surname Emmanuel

According to our database, there are a total of 1,090 people with the surname Emmanuel. Among these people surnamed Emmanuel, there are about 204 distinct names, with an average of 5 people who have the same name. Jean Emmanuel, Joseph Emmanuel and Michael Emmanuel are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Emmanuel, with 45, 35 and 19 people respectively.

Besides that, we found that Florida has the largest number of people surnamed Emmanuel, with a total of 264 people, and there are a total of 115 distinct names among these people. New York is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Emmanuel, with a total of 219 people and an average of 112 distinct names.