Meaning and Origin of: Herman
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First name origins & meanings:
- German : Warrior; variation of Herman
- German : Soldier
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Last name origin & meaning:
- English, French, Dutch, Slovenian, Croatian, and Jewish (Ashkenazic) : from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements heri, hari ‘army’ + man ‘man’.
- Respelling of the German cognate Hermann.