[ em-uh-leen, -lahyn ]
/ ˈɛm əˌlin, -ˌlaɪn /
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a female given name, form of Amelia.
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Words nearby Emmeline
Emlyn, Emma, Emmanuel, emmarble, Emmaus, Emmeline, Emmen, emmenagogue, emmenia, Emmenthal, Emmenthaler
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How to use Emmeline in a sentence
And she liked working with Picker before, both on his first opera Emmeline, as well as An American Tragedy.‘Dolores Claiborne’ Star on Her Sudden New Role|Emily Wilson|September 21, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Emmeline Capel has a good mark, too, for knowing her arithmetic lesson so well.Child Life In Town And Country|Anatole France
This was all there was of the family now, but there used to be more—three sons; they got killed; and Emmeline that died.Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Complete|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
My daughter, Emmeline, was born here, and when she was a child she filled the old house with her happy laughter and chatter.Patty's Friends|Carolyn Wells
A few years later, militant suffragists, led by Emmeline Pankhurst, were active in London.Susan B. Anthony|Alma Lutz
"Really, it is too bad of Ada," said Emmeline, as she adjusted her hat at the glass.Boston Neighbours In Town and Out|Agnes Blake Poor