[ 3 syll. mer-ri-ly, me-rr-ily ] The baby girl name Merrily is pronounced as MEHRAHLiy †. Merrily is largely used in the English language. Its origin is English-American and English. From English roots, its meaning is merrily.
Merrily is a variant transcription of the name Marilee (English).
Merrily is also a variant transcription of the name Merry (English).
Merrily is unusual as a baby girl name. Its usage peaked modestly in 1942 with 0.015% of baby girls being given the name Merrily. It was #512 in rank then. The baby name has experienced a marked fall in popularity since then, and is now of irregular use. Among all girl names in its family, Merrily was nonetheless the most popular in 2012.
Baby names that sound like Merrily include Marili, Marilie, Marily, Merilee, Merrili, Merrilie, Marcaele, Marcela (Czech, Polish, and Spanish), Marcella (English and Italian), Marcelli, Marcello, Marcilee, Maresol, Margalo, Marial (English), Maricel, Marie Joelle, Marie-Joelle, Marisel, and Marisol (Spanish).
† Pronunciation for Merrily: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"