proper noun (wikipedia, Gemma)
- A feminine given name of Italian origin.
- (star): A bright binary star in the constellation Corona Borealis; Alpha (Î±) Coronae Borealis.
Etymology: From gemma, "jewel".
- Italian: Gemma
(trans-top, Alpha (Î±) Coronae Borealis)
- Dutch: Alphekka
- German: Gemma
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noun (gemm, ae)
Etymology: From gemmaLatin, gemma, a "bud" on a plant.
- An asexual reproductive structure, as found in liverworts and hydra, able to produce new individuals from a cluster of cells.
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