What does Hermine mean?
Hermine /her-mine/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls is of Old German, Spanish and Greek derivation, and Hermine means "entire, universal; messenger; earthly". Hermine is an alternate spelling of Erma (Old German): transcription of Irma. Hermine is also a variant of Herminia (Spanish): a saint's name. Hermine is also used as a variant of Hermione (Greek). See also Ermine.
How popular is Hermine?
Hermine is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2228 out of 4276, Top 52%) but a unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Hermine for girls. Hermine was first listed in 1890-1899 and reached its peak rank of #664 in the U.S. during the years 1900-1909, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the girl name Hermine and affiliated names. Popular alternative forms of Hermine are Erma, Hermina, Herminia and Irma. These girl names were at the top of their popularity during the years 1900-1909 (usage of 0.526%) and have become much less popular since, with the forms Erma, Hermine, Herminia and Irma becoming less stylish. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
A suggested similar baby name is Hermona. This name tends to be less frequently used than Hermine.