Meriwether - Meaning of Meriwether

What does Meriwether mean?

[ 4 syll. me-ri-wet-her, mer-iweth-er ] The baby boy name Meriwether is pronounced Mey-R-iy-WEH-DH-er †. Meriwether is of Old English origin and it is predominantly used in the English language. The name means 'happy shepherd'.

See also the related categories, english and happy.

Meriwether is not frequently used as a baby boy name. It is not listed in the top 1000.

Baby names that sound like Meriwether include Martir and Martirio.

† Pronunciation for Meriwether: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; W as in "we (W.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; DH as in "they (DH.EY)" ; ER as in "hurt (HH.ER.T)"

A famous person named Meriwether is Explorer Meriwether Lewis, born 18 August 1774 - 11 October 1809, Ablemarle County, Virginia.



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