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Herman

[hur-muh n] /ˈhɜr mən/
noun
1.
Woodrow ("Woody") 1913–1987, U.S. jazz saxophonist, clarinetist, and bandleader.
2.
a male given name: from Old English words meaning “army” and “ man.”.
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  • Herman hotchkiss is credited as founder due to his investments and development.
  • Herman digital trainer uses accelerometers to measure strike force in physical training.
Word Origin and History for Herman
Herman
masc. proper name, from Ger. Hermann, from O.H.G. Hariman, lit. "man of war, warrior," from hari "host, army" + man "man."
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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