noun, plural gem·mae [jem-ee] /ˈdʒɛm i/.
Origin of gemma
Examples from the Web for gemma
One day, he turned up with Gemma, whom he'd gotten from the pound.
On the other side were Clay Morrow and his wife, Gemma Teller, a couple for whom love has long been synonymous with doom.Television’s Finest Schlock: The ‘Sons of Anarchy’ Episode ‘One One Six’ Is So Damn Shakespearean|Paula Szuchman|September 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Gemma has moved on with Nero, a pimp played by Jimmy Smits who calls himself “a companionator.”‘Homeland,’ ‘Revenge,’ ‘The Good Wife,’ ‘Sons of Anarchy’ and More: Where We Left Off|Jace Lacob, Maria Elena Fernandez|September 10, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Gemma Hardy is the orphaned daughter of a Scottish woman and an Icelandic fisherman.Must Reads: Margot Livesey, Robert Walser and More|Wendy Smith, Malcolm Forbes, Jane Ciabattari|February 16, 2012|DAILY BEAST
With Tara now in First Old Lady position, Gemma will have to adjust to not being in control.
Martini said contemptuously to Gemma as they crossed the Signoria square one bright, cold Sunday morning.
The next morning Riccardo, looking very pale and tired, came into Gemma's little study.
He was married before 1298 to Gemma Donati, and thus became related to one of the most powerful families in Florence.Studies in the Poetry of Italy|Oscar Kuhns
But Gemma knew nothing of them, and she would have cared nothing if she had known.Olive in Italy|Moray Dalton
Many phænogams have gemma in addition to sexes, so have Hepaticæ.Journals of Travels in Assam, Burma, Bhootan, Afghanistan and The|William Griffith