- a female given name.
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Examples from the Web for erma
"You'll get on the scrub, sure," cried Erma in her high excited tones.
Erma and Mame in company with Berenice walked on down the corridor.
"If that is a joke, it is in horribly bad taste," was Erma's retort.
She did not dare to say this to Mellie, Erma, or the older girls.
One evening, Erma and Mame took the girls to task on this matter.