Gender Feminine
Scripts יְמִימָה(Ancient Hebrew)
Pronounced Pron. jə-MIE-mə(English)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Means "dove" in Hebrew. This was the oldest of the three daughters of Job in the Old Testament. As an English name, Jemima first became common during the Puritan era.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesYemima(Biblical Hebrew) Yemima(Hebrew)


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Entry updated December 8, 2017