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Merill

What does Merill mean?

Merill Pronunciation of Merill [mer-ill] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Merill) is of English derivation, and the meaning of Merill is "sparkling sea". Merill is a version of Merrill (English): from Muriel.

Associated with: sea.

Variations

Merill has 5 variants: Meril, Merrel, Merrell, Merril and Meryl.

Creative forms:
(male) Melill, Menill, ..

(female) Merli, Mermal, ..

Middle name pairings:
Merill Syncere (M.S.), ..

How popular is Merill?

Merill is a rare given name for men. Merill is also a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Prominent related forms of Merill (not ranked) rated in the Top 2000 are Merrill, Merril and Merrell. Other forms, like Merrel, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of Merill was at its highest in the 1910s (average #1165), but now, the form Merrill has fallen out of fashion. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Merrell, Merril, Merrill in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Merill is alike in pronunciation to Maurell, Morell, Moriel, Morrel, Morrell, Morrill and Muriel. Other recommended names are Aeriel, Aeriell, Averill, Avrill, Berillo, Berilo, Cyrill, Derell, Derrill, Deryll, Ferrill, Gerall, Jerall, Jerell, Jeriel, Jeril, Jeroll, Jerrill, Kirill, Kyrill, Marly, Merit, Meritt, Merle, Morly, Neill, Nevill, Sherill, Terell, Terrill, Verill and Verrill. These names tend to be more frequently used than Merill.

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