Meaning and Origin of Gemma - FamilyEducation

Meaning and Origin of: Gemma

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Girl name origins & meanings:

  • Latin : Precious stone (pronounce it with a soft “g,” as in “gemstone”)
  • Hebrew : Dove

Family name origins & meanings:

  • Italian (Tuscany and throughout the south) : from the popular medieval female personal name Gemma (from gemma ‘gem’, ‘precious stone’).

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