Hermione – Scary Mommy

Hermione

This name is most recognizable from Harry Potter, but it’s actually the female version of the Greek name Hermes, meaning “messenger.” If little Hermione lives up to her name, she’ll tattle a lot, but let’s be real – she’ll probably do that anyway, because kids.

Nicknames:

Mione, Mia, Hermie.

Famous people named Hermione:

Actresses Hermione Clinton-Baddeley, Hermione Norris, and Hermione Gingold; TV journalist Hermione Way.

Fun facts:

J.K. Rowling wasn't the first author to use the name Hermione - it appears in Shakespeare's The Winter's Tale.

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