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Hermann Meaning


What does Hermann mean?

The name Hermann is of German origin.

The meaning of Hermann is "army man, soldier".

Hermann is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 7 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Her-mann.

The Given Name Hermann

Hermann is a variant of Herman. See Herman for further details.

Hermann appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.

Sophisticated yet appealing, the name is a great blend of character and flair.

Although unique, your little daring Hermann, is sure to make it a memorable one.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Hermann Emil Fischer, Hermann Hesse, and Hermann Jonasson.

Hermann Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, less than 5 boys were given the name. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before less than 5 boys were given the name. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

View the Hermann Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Hermann has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Hermann to other names.

Hermann Related Names

Hermann is a variant of Herman.

The names Ermanno, Hermine are all forms of Hermann.

Famous Hermanns

  • Hermann Emil Fischer ~ Nobel Prize for Chemistry 1902, Scientist
  • Hermann Hesse ~ Nobel Prize for Literature 1946, Writer
  • Hermann Jonasson ~ Icelandic Prime Minister (1934-1942; 1956-1958)
  • Hermann Joseph Muller ~ Nobel Prize for Medicine 1946
  • Hermann Müller ~ German Chancellor (1920; 1928-1930)
  • Hermann Staudinger ~ Nobel Prize for Chemistry 1953
  • Hermann von Helmholtz ~ Scientist

Hermann Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Hermann.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Hermann Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Hermann in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Hermann.

Just for fun, see the name Hermann in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Hermann in Nautical Flags page.