Jemma

Jemma - A very unique female name



  Sep 15,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Jemma appeared on the charts for the first time in 1987 on position #3314. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Jemma and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Jemma? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Jemma. The baby girl name Jemma was given to 365 baby girls in 2012, ranking #683 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 3,872 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Jemma peaked in popularity 7 years ago in 2012 on position 683.



Famous with this name

Jemma Dallender
Jemma Bolt
Dorothée Jemma


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Jemma is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Jemma is currently topping the baby name charts in Maine at position #226 - and is the least popular in North Carolina at position #1,449.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Jemma is where you live.


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Jemma origin and meaning

Jemma is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Jemma, pop culture references for the name Jemma and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Jemma

We've found the following names that sound similar to Jemma, sorted by popularity.

Joan / Jean / Jane / Jamie / Jasmine / Joanne / June / Jeanne / Joann / Jenna /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012683
2011877
2010879
20091187
20082911
20073393
20064135
20052816
20045262
20034406
20013981
20004223
19993773
19982965
19974367
19964388
19954390
19893429
19873314

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Maine226
Minnesota276
Iowa364
Kansas373
Oregon375
West Virginia384
Arkansas419
Idaho439
Oklahoma443
Missouri484
Kentucky489
Utah489
Mississippi508
Indiana533
Louisiana543
Wisconsin596
Florida627
Massachusetts639
Arizona665
Colorado668
Ohio677
Michigan699
Pennsylvania708
Illinois717
Washington720
Tennessee758
Virginia766
California839
New York939
Texas1104
New Jersey1265
North Carolina1449

Even more about Jemma


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Jemma a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Jemma?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2012
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Jemma
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 3,872
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1987
2012 births +365

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