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herm

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noun \ˈhərm\

Definition of herm

  1. :  a statue in the form of a square stone pillar surmounted by a bust or head especially of Hermes



Origin and Etymology of herm

Latin hermes, from Greek hermēs statue of Hermes, herm, from Hermēs


First Known Use: circa 1580


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