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Mersey (girl)

What does Mersey mean?

Mersey Pronunciation of Mersey [mersey] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Mersey) is an English name, and the meaning of the name Mersey is "compassion, forebearance". Mersey is a version of Mercy (English).

Associated with: compassion (gracious).


Mersey has 3 variants: Mercey, Merci and Mercie.

Creative forms:
(female) Mersa, Mesey, ..

(male) Merray, Merses, ..

Middle name pairings:
Mersey Aubree (M.A.), ..

How popular is Mersey?

Mersey is a rare first name for women. Mersey is an equivalently rare surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. The only prominent varying form of Mersey (not ranked) ranked in the Top 2000 is Mercy (#1013 a year ago). Other variants, like Mercey, are seldom used. This relation of Mersey was favored as a birth name 2 years ago (#846) and is almost as popular today. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mercy in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Mersey and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Mersey is alike in pronunciation to Marcee, Marcey, Marcy, Marsee, Marseea, Marsey and Mercia. Other recommended names are Betsey, Darsey, Dorsey, Hepsey, Jerrey, Jessey, Kelsey, Kerrey, Maisey, Marge, Margey, Margy, Marise, Marje, Marjey (see Margaret), Marjy, Markee, Marley, Marney, Marsha, Marsia, Maryse, Merced, Mercer, Merel, Meriel, Meris, Merissa, Merle, Merree, Merry, Mersera, Meryssa, Nelsey, Perley, Perrey, Terrey and Tessey. These names tend to be more commonly used than Mersey.

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