Origin : Greek mythology name

the messenger god

The name Hermes is a boy's name of Greek origin meaning "the messenger god". These days, more people will relate to Hermes -- pronounced ayr-MEZ -- as an upscale brand name like Chanel and Porsche than as a Greek god. Actress Kelly Rutherford took on the challenge when she bestowed the name on her son. Hermes is the god of travel, writing, athletics, and thievery, among many other things.

Popularity of name Hermes over time

There are 507 people in the U.S. with the first name Hermes, this name was mostly popular in 1982 with popularity 17 .

Hermes is used for Man.

100 percent of people with the first name Hermes are man

0 percent of people with the first name Hermes are woman

Lists containing Hermes

Most Famous People Named Hermes

American choreographer for dancer Fred Astaire
main character in "Quicksilver" by Stephanie Spinner
Brazilian UFC fighter
purported Greek founder of hermeticism
Greek god of travel
former president of Brazil
French luxury brand
greek god
mentioned in Paul's epistle to the Romans (16:14)
character in the animated series "Futurama"
character on "Full House"
former governor of Santa Fe

Name of the Day


Scottish version of John, the Lord is gracious