[ 3 syll. (s)he-ma-iah, sh-emai-ah ] The baby boy name Shemaiah is pronounced -SHehMMIYaa- †. Shemaiah is of Aramaic origin and it is used mainly in Hebrew. The name Shemaiah means 'heard of Jehovah'.
Shemaiah is not commonly used as a baby boy name. It is not listed within the top 1000.
Baby names that sound like Shemaiah include Sachetin, Saginau, Saginaw, Sagynau, Sagynaw, Sakeama, Sakeima, Sakema, Sakima, Sakyma, Samea, Samee, Samien, Sammea, Sammohan, Sammohane, Samuell, Samyama (Indian), Sanea, and Sanyi (Hungarian).
† English pronunciation for Shemaiah: SH as in "she (SH.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"