Emily Dickinson was born on December 10, 1830. Emily Dickinson's horoscope sun sign is Sagittarius
and Chinese zodiac sign is Tiger
. Emily Dickinson was famous for Reclusive poet's work was published after her death
Meanings of Name Emily
The name Emily was originated from Latin. It is used as a female name. The name Emily is of the meaning of Rival; emulating. The name Emily is used in English speaking countries. From the Latin Aemilia, a derivative of Aemilius, an old Roman family name believed to be derived from aemulus (trying to equal or excel, emulating, rival).
Another explanation concerning the meaning of the name could point in the direction of Amalia and its Greek origin of aimulos (friendly, tender).
Emily has been the number one name for girls in the US for the last ten years, and has also ranked high in the UK, landing in the 4th spot in 2007. It is also popular in Australia and New Zealand.
Notable Emilys include poet Emily Dickinson, author Emily Brontė, and actresses Emily Watson and Emily Blunt. Emily Davison was a British women's suffrage supporter, who threw herself in front of the King's horse at the 1913 Derby. .
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