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Gender: Girl. Popularity for the Last 10 Years: 4 (Ranked #6608).

What does the name "Jemima" mean?

Jemima (Hebrew): Dove

The name "Jemima" is of Hebrew origin and it means "Dove". It's a name commonly given to girls. There is 1 other name that is similar to this one.

J is for jubilant, the upbeat you!

E is for excite, your spirit is catching!

M is for mighty, your inner strength.

I is for ideas, that you bring to life.

M is for musical, your hidden talent!

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

Your name in reverse order is "Amimej". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Jmeaim". 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.

How popular is the name "Jemima" in the U.S.?


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 first appeared 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 2003 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 2003. Across the entire United States a total of only 34 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!

Celebrities named Jemima

Jemima Khan

Jemima Khan is a journalist and campaigner. Jemima was born in 1974 as Jemima Marcelle Goldsmith in Westminster, London.


Jemima West

Jemima West is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1999 to present. Jemima was born in 1987 in France.


Jemima Rooper

Jemima Rooper is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1993 to present. Jemima was born in 1981 in Hammersmith, London, England.


Jemma Redgrave

Jemma Redgrave is an actress. Jemma was born in 1965 as Jemima Rebecca Redgrave in London, England.


Past life for Jemima born Jan 5, 1969

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern New Zealand approximately on 1000. Your profession was seaman, cook, and carpenter.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.

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