What does Jemimah mean?
Jemimah /je-mi-mah/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Hebrew derivation, and the name Jemimah means "dove". Jemimah is a version of Jemima (Hebrew) with the suffix -h.
Jemimah has 1 variant: Jemmimah.more]
How popular is Jemimah?
Jemimah is an uncommonly occurring first name for females. Jemimah is an unusual last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Popular alternative forms of Jemimah (outside Top 1000) listed in the Top 1000 are Mima and Jemima. These girl names reached the height of their popularity during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.145%) and have become less popular since. Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of the girl name Jemimah and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)