Jemma - girls name

Jemma name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 17%

Jemma name meaning:

The name Jemma is a variant of the name Gemma, which originated from the Latin word "gemmus," meaning "precious stone" or "gem." As such, the name Jemma carries a similar meaning and symbolism. Just like a gemstone, Jemma is often associated with qualities like beauty, rarity, and value. The name evokes a sense of elegance, grace, and sophistication.

People named Jemma are often seen as charming, charismatic, and radiant. They have a natural ability to capture the attention of others, just like a gemstone catches the light. Jemma's tend to have a magnetic personality that draws people towards them. They are often creative, artistic, and have a keen eye for beauty. With their strong sense of self-worth and individuality, they have the potential to shine brightly in any area they pursue.

Overall, the name Jemma embodies the qualities of a precious gemstone, symbolizing the unique and captivating nature of the individual who bears the name.

Origin: English

Variant of Gemma.

Related names

Gemma , Jemma

Other girls names beginning with J


Overall UK ranking: 4634 out of 5581

4 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Jemma

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