Name Yemima Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Yemima


Yemima is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Yemima?

Yemima is the original Hebrew form of the biblical name Jemima. She is one of the three daughters of Job, along with Keziah and Keren-Happuch. They were the most beautiful women in the land.

What does the name Yemima mean?

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

Pronunciation of Yemima

Variants of the name Yemima

Jemima Jemimah

Popularity of the name Yemima

The name Yemima is ranked #9487 overall.

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