What does Hermia mean?
Hermia [her-mia] as a girls' name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Hermia is "messenger". Latinate derivative of Hermes (compare Hermione), the name of the Greek messenger god. Literary: Hermia is a character in Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream".
Affiliated girl name: Erma.Creative forms:
(female) Herime, Hertia, ..
(male) Hermer, Hermo, .. Middle name pairings:
Hermia Amira (H.A.), ..
How popular is Hermia?
Hermia is a rare given name for women. Hermia is an equivalently unique surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Erma, Herma, Hermina, Hermine and Herminia are the prominent varying forms of Hermia (not ranked). These relations of Hermia were favored a century ago (adoption of 0.12%). (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Carmia, Ceria, Cerria, Demia, Femia, Hedia, Hefzia, Helia, Hellia, Helma, Helmina, Hema, Henia, Hepzia (see Hephzibah), Hera, Hermona, Hermosa, Heroica, Hersila (see Ersilia), Herta, Hertha, Hestia, Jeremia, Karmia, Kerria, Mercia, Persia, Tercia, Tersia, Tertia and Thermia. These names tend to be more commonly used than Hermia.See names in meaning and etymology.