Meaning Of The Name Merc | Baby Names | Kidadl


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The name Merc is commonly borne by male kids and originates from Latin. It’s a variant of the Welsh name ‘Merrick’. The meaning of Merc is ‘Mercury’, and the meaning is ascribed to the Roman god found in Roman mythology. Hence, it’s believed that the name Merc also means ‘Roman messenger god’. The Merc family was found in the United States of America from 1880 to 1920. The Merc family can also be traced to Henrici Martini Merc, born in 1561 and died in 1638; Arnoldus Henricus Martinus Merc, born in 1599, death date unknown; Elizabeth Henricus Merc, born in 1602, death date unknown; Jula Merc, born in 1861 and died in 1937, and Barbora Merc, born in 1899 and died in 1991. Other people who bore the name include Ja’n Merc, Anna Merc, Eduard Merc, and Lena Merc. The name Merc is a one-syllable word pronounced as ‘Merk’and spelled as ‘M-E-R-C’. Mercury, from which the name Merc is not just a messenger god but also a god of financial gain, commerce, eloquence, messages, communication, and luck. In Roman mythology, Mercury serves as a guide of souls to the underworld.


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M-E-R-C , is a 4-letter male given name.

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