4 Merchant names that mean merchant for girls, listing Merchant baby names 1-4. Jessica, Nerissa and Portia are popular names. Mercer is an uncommon name. View Merchant baby names for name meanings, search Merchant names for boys, or search other baby names.
Jessica ... Coined by Shakespeare (from the Old Testament Iscah or Jesca) in "The Merchant of Venice" for Shylock's daughter ... 
Mercer ... "Merchant."
Nerissa ... From Nericcia. Created by Shakespeare for the name of Portia's waiting woman in "The Merchant of Venice" ... 
Portia ... determined young heroine in "The Merchant of Venice" who disguises herself as a lawyer to save her husband's life ...
Related tags: agent, business, chandler, patron, seller, trade.