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Hermione

[hur-mahy-uh-nee] /hɜrˈmaɪ əˌni/
noun
1.
the daughter of Menelaus and Helen.
2.
a female given name.
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  • Hermione really cared for three people: Gaspare was one of them.

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  • Was it not, therefore, an appropriate setting for him and for Hermione?

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

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  • Hermione's eyes were attracted to it, and again her imagination carried her to Sicily.

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  • With that thought there came to Hermione a deeper sense of loneliness.

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Word Origin and History for Hermione

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

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