Origin:Latin
Popularity:440
Meaning:gem or jewel
Gemma is a girl's name of Latin origin, meaning "gem" or "jewel." Once popular throughout England, this name is currently gaining favor on American shores. Gemma also shares its namesake with an Italian saint who was canonized in 1940 and is the patron of students, pharmacists, and parachutists. Offering plenty of sweet sentiments, a name like Gemma allows you to honor your faith and show baby just how precious they are to you.

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Source: Social Security Administration

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