Origin of the name EMILIYA.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name EMILIYA.
Slavic form of Latin Amelia
(q.v.), meaning "work." Usage:
Bulgaria (Емилия), Russia (Эмилия),
combing her adopted daughter," said Emíliya Rántsev.
"And won't she let loose her vermin on us?"
"No, no, I am regular with her. She is
clean now," said Márya Pavlovna. "Take her,"
she turned to Emíliya Rántsev. "I will go and
help Katyúsha. And I will bring him the plaid."
Emíliya Rántsev took the girl, and,
with maternal tenderness pressing to herself the bare, plump little
hands of the child, placed her on her knees and gave her a piece of
sugar. (Resurrection, Tolstoy, 1904)