This name should be pronounced /her MY oh nee/. It is a name from Greek mythology; Hermione was the daughter of Helen of Troy. The name is probably derived from the Greek god's name Hermes. Recently, Hermione has been brought to the public eye with the name of the character from J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter series. Before that, Hermione may have been best known as the wife of Leontes in Shakespeare's play A Winter's Tale.

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