[her-meet; French er-meet]
- Charles [sharl] /ʃarl/, 1822–1901, French mathematician.
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Examples from the Web for hermite
The two principal islands are Tremouille and Hermite Islands.Discoveries in Australia, Volume 2
John Lort Stokes
One of the earliest preparations used in sanitary work was an electrolysed sea water, usually known as Hermite Fluid.Chlorination of Water
Hermite Island was not seen, but a small lump on the horizon, to the south of the former, was probably Lowendal Island.Narrative of a Survey of the Intertropical and Western Coasts of Australia
Phillip Parker King
The land of Hermite Island, and its vicinity, has a most remarkable appearance when seen from the south.