Amory \a-mo-ry\ as a boy's name is pronounced AM-er-ee. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Amory is "home strength". Variant of Emery. Scott Fitzgerald used this name for Amory Blaine, the hero of his first best-selling novel, "This Side of Paradise". Writer Cleveland Amory.
For more information, see also the related name Amaury.