Emmitt is a variant spelling of Emmett, both of which originated as metronymic surnames from the diminutive form of the female given name Emma. The name Emma developed during the Middle Ages from ancient Germanic names such as Ermintrude and Irmengarde.
Emmitt is baby boy name mainly popular in Christian religion and its main origin is . Emmitt name meanings is Transferred use of the surname originating as a pet. Other similar sounding names can be Emmett.