in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: Hebrew
- Meaning: Dove
- #8545 All Time
Pronunciation of Jemima
How popular is the name "Jemima" in the U.S.?
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Want to know about the populiarty of Jemima? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,294 babies born with the name Jemima in the United States. That's more than enough Jemimas to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1881 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Jemima" was in 2014 with a total of 54 babies.
According to the 2000 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Jemima" is not a popular baby girl's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 2000. Across the entire United States a total of only 23 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.
Where is the name Jemima popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Jemima in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south east? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Jemima" mean? The list below shows the origins of Jemima as well as things modernly associated with the name Jemima such as celebrities named Jemima.
Origin and Meaning of Jemima
The name "Jemima" is of Hebrew origin, and it means "Dove". It's a name commonly given to girls.
Jemima West is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1999 to present. Jemima was born in 1987 in France.
Jemima Rooper is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1993 to present. Jemima was born in 1981 in Hammersmith, London, England.
Jemma Redgrave is an actress. Jemma was born in 1965 as Jemima Rebecca Redgrave in London, England.
J is for joy, that you always bring.
E is for expressive, not one to hold within.
M is for mirth, your laughter.
I is for impress, for impress you will.
M is for musical, your hidden talent!
A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.
Your name in reverse order is "Amimej". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Jmaime". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
Past life for Jemima born May 3, 1931
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern India approximately on 1150. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.
You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.
Name poster for Jemima
Here's something for you to ponder on...
Do the Name Game - Acrostic Challenge - This game is very simple to play. All you have to do is think of another name to spell out each letter of your name.