Gemma Name Meaning

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

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Gemme, Emma, Demma, Lemma, Grima, Gamma, Femia, Lemme, Emm, Gehm

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Gemma Family Origin

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Gemma Family Occupations

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Gemma Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, Gemma life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Gemma in 1959 was 59, and 81 in 2004.

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