What does Merrick mean?
(male) Marick, Mirick, ..
(female) Merca, Merli, .. Middle name pairings:
Merrick Kale (M.K.), ..
How popular is Merrick?
Merrick is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#3910 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Merrick was first listed in 1950-1959 and reached its highest position of #1036 in the U.S. in 2014, and is at #1046 presently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Maurice (#621 from current records) and Morris (#1548) are the prominent variation forms of Merrick (#1046 from current records). Adoption of these forms of Merrick was well-received among parents during the years 1910-1919 (median #732) and is now much less.
Merrick is alike in pronunciation to Marik. Other suggested similar names are Aerick, Aerric, Aerrick, Aerricko, Arrick, Barrick, Carrick, Cedrick, Corrick, Darrick▼, Dedrick, Delrick, Derick, Derreck, Derrick▼, Derrik, Derryck, Errick, Garrick▼, Herrick, Herrik (see Herrick), Herryck, Jedrick, Jerick, Jerric, Jerrick, Jerrico, Jerrik, Kedrick, Kenrick, Kerrick, Mavrick, Meldrick, Merce, Merril, Merrill▼, Merritt▼, Orrick, Sedrick, Tedrick, Varrick, Warrick and Yorrick. These names tend to be more frequently used than Merrick.