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Gemma Meaning


What does Gemma mean?

The name Gemma is of Italian origin.

The meaning of Gemma is "gem, jewel".

It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "precious stone".

Gemma is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ge-mma.

The Given Name Gemma

Gemma is a chic and mesmerizing name.

An enchanting name, Gemma possesses great character.

Gemma is also great as a middle name.

Gemma falls into the gem or mineral name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Gemma Arterton, Gemma Craven, and Gemma Galgani.

Gemma Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 247 in baby name popularity for girls with 1,264 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 269 in baby name popularity for girls with 1,169 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

Want to see how Gemma sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Gemma Name Popularity Page.

Gemma Related Names

Variants of the name Gemma include Jemma.

The names Gem, Gema are all forms of Gemma.

Famous Gemmas

  • Gemma Arterton ~ Actress
  • Gemma Craven ~ Actress
  • Gemma Galgani ~ Saint
  • Gemma of Sulmona ~ Saint

Gemma Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Gemma.

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Gemma Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Gemma in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Gemma.

Just for fun, see the name Gemma in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Gemma in Nautical Flags page.