Jemma

Pronunciation: je-hmma-h
Origin: United Kingdom
gender-female
Author

Emmy Samtani

Emmy Samtani

Emmy is the founder of Kiindred and mother to 3 little ones. Over the last 4 years, she has worked with some of the most credible experts in the parenting space and is a keen contributor on all things parenthood.
Region Origin: Western Europe

Jemma is a beautiful name for girls, predominantly used in English and British cultures. It is a derivative of the name Gemma, which means "precious stone" or "gem". In Hebrew culture, Jemma also means "dove," symbolizing peace and purity. The name has its roots in both Hebrew and Arabic, with some sources suggesting it also means "beauty" in Arabic. Jemma is a versatile name that can be associated with precious stones, doves, love, peace, and beauty, making it a meaningful choice for parents. The origin of the name Jemma can be traced back to the Italian nickname Gemma, which was bestowed upon cute little girls in medieval times. Although there are no notable historical figures with the name Jemma, its spelling variant, Gemma, has been quite popular. One famous person with the name Gemma was Gemma Di Manetto Donati, who belonged to the prestigious Donati family in medieval Florence, Italy, and was betrothed to the famous Italian poet Dante Alighieri.

Jemma Name Popularity Data

chat-overall Overall: Jemma is currently #364 on Kiindred
gender-female Girl: Jemma is currently #191 on Kiindred Girl Names
gender-male Overall Nature: Jemma is currently #120 on Kiindred Nature Names
gender-female Girl Nature: Jemma is currently #76 on Kiindred Girl Nature Names
gender-male Overall Unique: Jemma is currently #361 on Kiindred Unique Names
gender-female Girl Unique: Jemma is currently #191 on Kiindred Girl Unique Names

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