Greek, female form of Hermes

Hermia Origin and Meaning

The name Hermia is girl's name of Greek origin meaning "messenger".
Though we've gotten used to Hermione via Harry Potter, and even Hermes with its godlike and fashion associations, most people would still have a problem with Hermia (too close to hernia?) and Herman.

On the other hand Hermia does have Shakespearean cred, as a character in A Midsummer Night's Dream.

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Hermia in Pop Culture

  • Greek name meaning 'of the earth'
  • Hermiacharacter in Shakespeare's "A Midsummer's Night Dream"