Emanuela is a female name, in Croatia almost exclusively Croatian. It is one of the quite common names (among the top thousand) in Croatia, with about a thousand namesakes living there.
The relative popularity of names Emanuela in Croatia
The name Emanuela was the most popular from years 2007 to 2013. The peak year was 2008.
Name Emanuela is present mainly in North-West Croatia, and scarcely in Central Croatia. Most of the persons named Emanuela live in the following cities and municipalities: Zagreb (over a hundred), Split (about twenty), Rijeka (about twenty). Relatively speaking, the city with the highest percentage of namesakes is Grožnjan (0.13% of total population).
In the sources analysed in the project Acta Croatica so far, the name is mentioned few times, the first time 1917 in source List of Dignitaries, Officials and Public Servants of the Kingdom of Croatia-Slavonia.