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What does Hermina mean?

Hermina Pronunciation of Hermina [her-mi-na] as a girls' name is of Spanish and Greek origin, and Hermina means "messenger". Hermina is an alternate spelling of Herminia (Spanish): form of Hermia. Hermina is also a form of Hermione (Greek).

Associated with: greek, messenger (prophet).


3 alternative forms via Herminia, Hermione: Herma, Hermia and Hermine.

Creative forms:
(female) Hemina, Hermida, ..

(male) Hermian, Hermir, ..

Middle name pairings:
Hermina Catalina (H.C.), ..

How popular is Hermina?

Hermina is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2586 out of 4276, Top 60%) but a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Hermina reached its peak rank of #891 in the U.S. during the years 1910-1919, but is not ranked currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Hermina name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Hermina outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Popular varying forms of Hermina ranked in the Top 2000 are Herma, Hermine and Herminia. Usage of these forms of Hermina reached its most widespread a century ago.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Hermina, Herma, Hermine, Herminia in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Hermina and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Hermina is pronounced similarly to Harmoni, Harmonia, Harmony, Herminie, Hermona and Hermonah. Other suggested similar names are Armina, Bernina, Bertina, Carmina, Cerrina, Ermina, Gemina, Germana, Gertina, Helaina, Helmina, Hermila, Hermilda, Hermonach (see Chermona), Hermosa, Heroica, Hersila (see Ersilia), Irmina, Karmina, Mercina, Merlina, Nerina, Normina, Serina, Terina, Terrina, Tersina (see Theresa), Verbina, Verina, Yemina, Yerina and Zerlina. These names tend to be less frequently used than Hermina.

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