Meaning and name origin
Jemimah \j(e)-mi-mah\ as a girl's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Jemimah is "dove". Jemimah is a variant of Jemima (Hebrew); biblical: eldest of the three daughters of Job (see also Keren and Kezia), renowned as the most beautiful women of their time.
Jemimah has 1 variant form: Jemmimah.
Jemimah is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Jemimah and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Jemima. (2014 statistics).
A suggested similar baby name is Jeminah. Like Jemimah, this name is not commonly used.