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Hermine is the norwegian name for the Harry Potter character "Hermione Granger", and it's also an alternative version of this name.
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My Americanized (originally German/Hungarian) version is pronounced Her-mee-nə. Ever since Harry Potter people have called me Hermione; there's also an Armenian version pronounced Her-mi-nay, and my French professor called me Er-meen.
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There are two possible origins of this name. It could either be a variant of the Greek name "Hermione" meaning "to travel". Or it can be a feminized version of the German name Hermann, which means "Soldier".
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Hermine Bernhoft Osa (1865–1929), childrens books author
Hermine Körner (1878–1960), German actress
Hurricane Hermine, 2016 hurricane that affected the US and the Dominican Republic. "Hermine" was also used for hurricanes in 1980, 1998, 2004, and 2010.
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Hermine Grang, norwegian name of Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter series