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 1996 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Jemima" is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1996. Across the entire United States a total of only 29 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 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 elegant, born within you.
M is for mild, your mild and gentle way.
I is for instill, the lesson of life.
M is for mirth, your laughter.
A is for altruism, the unselfish you.
Your name in reverse order is "Amimej". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Memjia". 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 Mar 5, 1996
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 Southern China approximately on 1000. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.
You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.
Name poster for Jemima
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