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Jemmy (girl)

What does Jemmy mean?

Jemmy Pronunciation of Jemmy [jem-my] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Jemmy) is of Hebrew origin, and the name Jemmy means "dove". Jemmy is a version of Jemima (Hebrew).


Jemmy has 1 variant: Jemmie.

2 more alternative forms via Jemima: Jemimah and Mimma.

Creative forms:
(female) Jemmee, Jemy, ..

(male) Jemba, Jemmei, ..

Middle name pairings:
Jemmy Amina (J.A.), ..

How popular is Jemmy?

Jemmy is an uncommon given name for women. Jemmy is an equally unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. The only prominent varying form of Jemmy (not ranked) is Jemima. This relation of Jemmy was favored during the years 1880-1889 (#918). (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jemima in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jemmy and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Jemmy is pronounced similarly to Gemma, Jaima, Jaimi, Jaimy, Jama, Jamee, Jamei, Jamey, Jami, Jamia, Jamie, Jammie and Jemma. Other suggested similar names are Cammy, Clemmy, Delmy, Emmy, Jemsa, Jenay, Jency, Jenny, Jerry, Jery, Jessy, Jey, Kimmy, Pammy, Remmy, Remy, Tammy and Tommy. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jemmy.

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