Emmy meaning

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A trademark for an award presented by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences for excellence in the creation and production of television programming.
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Any of the annual awards given by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences for special achievement in television programming, acting, etc.
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Any of the statuettes given to those receiving such awards.
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A diminutive of Emily and Emma, also used as a female given name.
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(trademark) An award given for television production.
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Origin of emmy

  • Chosen as a feminine-sounding derivation of immy, a nickname for the image orthicon tubes used in early television cameras.

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  • Shortening of Emily or Emma.

    From Wiktionary