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Usages: Croatian (Rare), Danish (Rare), Dutch, English (American, Archaic), Flemish (Rare), Hungarian, Norwegian (Rare), Polish, Slovene, Swedish (Rare), Sorbian

Pronunciation: her-MEE-nah (Croatian, Dutch)

Meaning: Feminine form of Herman. Also compare Armina, Arminia, Hermana, Hermine and Herminia. Known bearers of this name include the Croatian retired actress Hermina Pipinić (b. 1928) and the Dutch politicians Tineke Strik (b. 1961) and Ria Oomen-Ruijten (b. 1950), who both carry the name as a middle name.

- http://www.meertens.knaw.nl/nvb/naam/is/Hermina (in Dutch; shows the prevalence of the name in the Netherlands)
- http://www.names.be/meisjesnamen.html?met=Hermina&sort=beldesc (in Dutch; shows the prevalence of the name in Belgium)
- https://www.nordicnames.de/wiki/Hermina (in English)
- http://imehrvatsko.net/namepages/view/first_name/Hermina (in Croatian)
- https://web.archive.org/web/20150404042404/http://www.styl.pl/mama/ksiega-imion/imie-Hermina, id,264446 (in Polish)
- https://web.archive.org/web/20150424142054/http://www.styl.pl/mama/ksiega-imion, letter, H (in Polish)
- https://pl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hermina (in Polish)
- https://sl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hermina (in Slovene)
- https://hu.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hermina (in Hungarian)
- (general): https://familysearch.org/search/record/results?count=20&query=%2Bgivenname%3AHermina
- Austria: https://familysearch.org/search/record/results?count=20&query=%2Bgivenname%3AHermina%20%2Brecord_country%3AAustria
- Belgium: https://familysearch.org/search/record/results?count=20&query=%2Bgivenname%3AHermina%20%2Brecord_country%3ABelgium
- Croatia: https://familysearch.org/search/record/results?count=20&query=%2Bgivenname%3AHermina%20%2Brecord_country%3ACroatia
- Denmark: https://familysearch.org/search/record/results?count=20&query=%2Bgivenname%3AHermina%20%2Brecord_country%3ADenmark
- Germany: https://familysearch.org/search/record/results?count=20&query=%2Bgivenname%3AHermina%20%2Brecord_country%3AGermany
- Hungary: https://familysearch.org/search/record/results?count=20&query=%2Bgivenname%3AHermina%20%2Brecord_country%3AHungary
- Netherlands: https://familysearch.org/search/record/results?count=20&query=%2Bgivenname%3AHermina%20%2Brecord_country%3ANetherlands
- Norway: https://familysearch.org/search/record/results?count=20&query=%2Bgivenname%3AHermina%20%2Brecord_country%3ANorway
- Poland: https://familysearch.org/search/record/results?count=20&query=%2Bgivenname%3AHermina%20%2Brecord_country%3APoland
- Slovenia: https://familysearch.org/search/record/results?count=20&query=%2Bgivenname%3AHermina%20%2Brecord_country%3ASlovenia
- Sweden: https://familysearch.org/search/record/results?count=20&query=%2Bgivenname%3AHermina%20%2Brecord_country%3ASweden
- USA: https://familysearch.org/search/record/results?count=20&query=%2Bgivenname%3AHermina%20%2Brecord_country%3A%22United%20States%22
- https://www.linkedin.com/pub/dir/?first=Hermina&last=&search=Zoeken (general)
- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hermina_Pipini%C4%87 (in English)
- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tineke_Strik (in English)
- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ria_Oomen-Ruijten (in English; but look at the Dutch version for her full name)
- https://hsb.wiktionary.org/wiki/P%C5%99idawk:Lis%C4%87ina_hornjoserbskich_p%C5%99edmjenow

(Information from name #23286 originally submitted by user bananarama)
Frollein Gladys  4/30/2019

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