Name Jemima

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Jemima

Jemima is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Jemima

Jemima is a biblical name of Hebrew origin. She is the oldest one of the three daughters of Job, her sisters are called Keziah and Keren-Happuch. They were the most beautiful women in the land.

Meaning of Jemima

Jemima means “dove” (from Hebrew “jəmîmāh/יְמִימָה” or Arabic “yamama/الحمامة”). Besides, Jemima means “like the day” or “bright as day” (from Hebrew “jom/יום” = day/daylight).

Pronunciation of Jemima

Variants of the name Jemima

Jemimah Yemima

Jemima in the categories

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Name Statistic: Jemima is ranked #7423 overall ↓ -81

  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 2589 ↓↓ -257
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 3443 ↓↓ -419
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 3464 ↓↓ -870
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 5527 ↑ 20
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 6602 ↓↓ -577
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 7720 ↑↑ 362
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 8157 ↓↓ -423
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 8407 ↓↓ -529
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 8708 ↑↑ 300
  • 🇫🇷 France: 8836 ↑↑ 2078
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 10105 ↑↑ 261
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 10334 ↓↓ -738
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 10396 ↑↑ 196
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 10409 ↑ 33
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 10520 ↓↓ -409
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 10766 ↑↑ 2035
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 10853 ↓↓ -171
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 12046 ↓↓ -606
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 13415 ↓↓ -289
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