Ermentrude

fem. proper name, from Old High German Ermentrudis, from ermin "whole, universal" + trut "beloved, dear."

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

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Historical Examples of ermentrude

  • And what Ermentrude wished had always hitherto been acquiesced in by the two lords.

  • Mrs. Sheldam wondered what a Superman was, and Ermentrude felt annoyed.

    Visionaries

    James Huneker

  • Mrs. Sheldam sat up primly, and Ermentrude was vastly amused.

    Visionaries

    James Huneker

  • And then, through a merciful mist of tears, Ermentrude saw Havre, saw her future.

    Visionaries

    James Huneker

  • She looked at Ermentrude, who did not lower her eyes—she was triumphant now.

    Visionaries

    James Huneker