What does Merri mean?
Merri /mer-ri/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name. Merri's name origin is Old English, and the name Merri means "joyful". Merri is a variant transcription of Merry (Old English): also version of Meredith and Mercy. Compare last name Marri.
How popular is Merri?
Merri is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#2359 out of 4276, Top 55%) but an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Merry is the only popular related form of Merri (outside Top 1000) ranked in the Top 1000. Forms like Merrily are uncommon. Adoption of this girl name reached its apex during the years 1950-1959 (usage of 0.442%) and is now significantly less, with Merry becoming less stylish. Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of Merri and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Merri is alike in pronunciation to Mairi, Mari▼, Marra, Meara, Meera, Meira, Mera, Merah, Miri and Mirra. Other recommended similar baby names are Berri, Gerri, Jerri▼, Kerri▼, Merci, Merril, Perri and Terri▼. These names tend to be less commonly used than Merri.