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  1. Emorynoun

    A patronymic surname, variant of Emery.

  2. Emorynoun

    A male given name from the Germanic languages, in modern use transferred back from the surname.

  3. Emorynoun

    A city, the county seat of Rains County, Texas, United States.


  1. Emory

    Emory is a city in Rains County, Texas, United States. The population was 1,239 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Rains County. Previously known as Springville, the city and county are named after Emory Rains who was a legislator from the area. Rains was the author of the Homestead Law of Texas which was later used as a model for the protection of homesteads throughout the United States. Special legislation passed to create Rains County called for the citizens to vote on the location of the county seat and for that selected town to be renamed Emory.

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  1. EMORY

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Emory is ranked #6075 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Emory surname appeared 5,641 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 2 would have the surname Emory.

    78.8% or 4,450 total occurrences were White.
    16.8% or 951 total occurrences were Black.
    1.7% or 100 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    1.7% or 97 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    0.4% or 26 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.3% or 17 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Emory in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Emory in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Emory in a Sentence

  1. Mark Stoops:

    Emory is fantastic and can beat you with his arm and his legs, he looks more and more comfortable with every rep. … (With Anthony Richardson), again, you see incredible arm strength, but also a guy who can run through you.

  2. Billy Carter:

    I will be rearranging my schedule as necessary so I can undergo treatment by physicians at Emory Healthcare, a more complete public statement will be made when facts are known, possibly next week.

  3. Emory University:

    With this honor, he becomes the first tenured faculty member at Emory to hold a Nobel Prize and the first tenured faculty member to have been a Emory University president, the principle undergirding tenure -- which essentially means a continuous post as a professor -- is to preserve academic freedom for those who teach and pursue research in higher education.

  4. Todd Sherer:

    I think of George Painter as a drug hunter, and I don't think people realize Emory University in Atlanta, but Emory University in Atlanta's Emory University in Atlanta, only one in 10,000 new molecules will make it to market.

  5. Fatu Kekula:

    It's a surprise -- a young child like me who came from a very poor background coming to the U.S., i'm thankful to CNN and I appreciate the people who made donations, and I'm thankful to Emory for accepting me to study.

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