Germaine
Origin/Usage
Latin
Pronunciation
jer-MAYN
Meaning
Sister
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Germaine originates in Latin language and means "sister". It is a feminine form of Germain. Germaine Cousin was a 16th century French saint of Roman Catholic Church, patron saint of abandoned people, abuse victims and sick people. As a feminine given name Germaine has never become overly popular in the United States.

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Germaine Beaulieu - writer
Germaine Greer - writer
Germaine Guevremont - writer
Germaine Richier - French artist
Germaine Tailleferre - musician

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