The baby name Sema is a unisex name, 2 syllables long and is pronounced "SAY-muh".
Sema is Turkish in Origin.
Sema is a unisex name of Turkish origin, meaning "sky" or "heaven". It is also a word in Turkish that refers to a Sufi ceremony of whirling and dancing, which is believed to bring the participant closer to God. The name Sema has been used in Turkey for centuries and is still a popular choice for both boys and girls.
The pronunciation of Sema is "SEH-mah" in Turkish, with the emphasis on the first syllable. In English, it is often pronounced as "SEE-mah" or "SAY-mah". The name is composed of two syllables, with the first syllable "se" meaning "sky" or "heaven" and the second syllable "ma" being a suffix that is commonly used in Turkish names.
In terms of gender, Sema is considered a unisex name, meaning it can be used for both boys and girls. It is more commonly used for girls, but it is not uncommon to see it used for boys as well. The name has gained popularity outside of Turkey in recent years, particularly in Europe and the United States, where it is often used as a unique and exotic name choice.