Hermione

[hur-mahy-uh-nee]
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Contemporary Examples of hermione

Historical Examples of hermione

  • Hermione's hands moved a little faster about their work when he spoke.

    A Spirit in Prison

    Robert Hichens

  • At tea-time Hermione came from her bedroom looking calm and smiling.

    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

  • To-night he no longer dared frankly to speak his mind to Hermione.

    A Spirit in Prison

    Robert Hichens


Word Origin and History for hermione

Hermione

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

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper