Meaning and Origin of: Gemma
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First name origins & meanings:
- Latin : Precious stone (pronounce it with a soft “g,” as in “gemstone”)
- Hebrew : Dove
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Last name origin & meaning:
- Italian (Tuscany and throughout the south) : from the popular medieval female personal name Gemma (from gemma ‘gem’, ‘precious stone’).