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|Found in||Dragon Quest IX|
|Effect||Resists instant death|
The hermetic hat is a hat in Dragon Quest IX. It is part of the iconic attire of female Priests.
Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies
|Found||Sold in Wormwood Creek|
|Flavor text||Holy headwear that all but halts the effect of death magic.|
|Notes||Increases resistance against instant death by 35%.|
Hermetic is derived from the word Hermeticism, which is in turn derived from the Greek god Hermes. It refers to a philosophical belief system based on the alleged writings of Hermes Trismegistus and in the modern context describes a solitary person immersed in religious study.