Definition of Herm

1. Noun. A statue consisting of a squared stone pillar with a carved head (usually a bearded Hermes) on top; used in ancient Greece as a boundary marker or signpost.

Generic synonyms: Statue



Definition of Herm

1. Proper noun. The smallest of the Channel Islands. ¹

2. Noun. A rectangular pillar bearing a bust of Hermes, once used as a boundary marker and later as decoration.[ ''Dictionary of Greek and Roman antiquities''; p. 602] ¹

3. Abbreviation. (abbreviation of hermaphrodite) ¹

4. Noun. (sometimes pejorative) A hermaphrodite. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Herm

1. a type of statue [n -S] - See also: statue

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Herm

heritor
heritors
heritour
heritours
heritrices
heritrix
heritrixes
herkie
herkies
herkinorin
herky-jerky
herl
herling
herlings
herls
herm (current term)
herma
hermae
hermaean
hermai
hermaphrodeities
hermaphrodeity
hermaphrodism
hermaphrodite
hermaphrodite brig
hermaphrodite brigs
hermaphrodites
hermaphroditic
hermaphroditical
hermaphroditism

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