Amelie Meaning and Origin
The name Amelie is a girl’s name meaning “industrious” and is of French origin. It is derived from the Old German name “Amalia,” which itself is derived from the Germanic word “amal,” meaning “work” or “industrious.” Amelie has been a popular name choice, particularly in French-speaking countries and among parents who appreciate its elegant and classic sound. It gained wider recognition after the release of the 2001 French film “Amélie,” which featured a charming and whimsical character named Amélie Poulain. Amelie has variations and alternative spellings in different languages. For example, in English, it is commonly spelled as Amelia. Other variations include Amalia, Amélie, Amaliah, and Amelita.
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