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Hermione

[hur-mahy-uh-nee]
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noun
  1. the daughter of Menelaus and Helen.
  2. a female given name.
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  • Was it not, therefore, an appropriate setting for him and for Hermione?

    A Spirit in Prison

    Robert Hichens

  • "That does not come from me," Hermione said, suddenly, almost with bitterness.

    A Spirit in Prison

    Robert Hichens

  • Hermione really cared for three people: Gaspare was one of them.

    A Spirit in Prison

    Robert Hichens

  • "If you will wait a moment, Ruffo, I will fetch the cigarettes," said Hermione.

    A Spirit in Prison

    Robert Hichens

  • His life during all these years—what would it have been without Hermione's friendship?

    A Spirit in Prison

    Robert Hichens


Word Origin and History for hermione

Hermione

fem. proper name, from Greek Hermione, derived from Hermes (genitive Hermeio).

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