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hermai (ˈhɜːmaɪ) 

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plural noun

  1. see herm

herm (hɜːm Pronunciation for herm or herma (ˈhɜːmə Pronunciation for herma

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noun

Word forms:   plural herms, hermae  (ˈhɜːmiː Pronunciation for hermai  (ˈhɜːmaɪ Pronunciation for
  1. (in ancient Greece) a stone head of Hermes surmounting a square stone pillar

Word Origin

C16: from Latin herma, from Greek hermēs Hermes1

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