Definition of Hesse, Hermann in US English:

Hesse, Hermann

proper noun

  • (1877–1962), Swiss novelist and poet, born in Germany. His work reflects his interest in spiritual values as expressed in Eastern religion and his involvement in Jungian analysis. Notable works: Siddhartha (1922), Steppenwolf (1927), and The Glass Bead Game (1943). Nobel Prize for Literature (1946).

Pronunciation

Hesse, Hermann

/ˈhesə/