[ 2 syll. mer-ril(l), me-rri-ll ] The baby girl name Merrill is also used as a boy name, with the latter form being far more popular. It is pronounced MEHRRihL †. Merrill is of Celtic origin and it is used mainly in English. It represents the transferred use of the surname as a given name. See Merrill for more information.
Merrill is an English spelling variant of the English and Welsh Meryl.
Merrill is also a form of the English, French, German, and Irish Muriel.
Merrill is not commonly used as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names. Merrill has in the last century been mainly given to boys.
Baby names that sound like Merrill include Maral, Mariell, Marielle, Marla, Marlea, Marlee, Marley, Marli, Marlie, Marlo, Marly, Maurelle, Mearl, Mearle, Merel, Merelle, Meriel, Merill, Merille, and Merlie.
† Pronunciation for Merrill: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"