Merritt - Meaning of Merritt

What does Merritt mean?

[ 2 syll. mer-rit(t), me-rri-tt ] The baby boy name Merritt is sometimes used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is MEHR-ihT †. Merritt is used chiefly in the English language and it is derived from Old English origins. The name's meaning is boundary gate. It is from the elements 'moere' meaning boundary ; 'gaet' gate. The first name is derived from the English surname, which is itself from a place name.

Merritt has 11 variants. Variants include Meret, Merett, Merit, Meritt, Merret, Merrett, Merrit, Merryt, Merrytt, Meryt, and Merytt.

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Merritt is an uncommon baby name for boys. At the modest height of its usage in 1905, 0.013% of baby boys were given the name Merritt. It ranked at #542 then. The baby name has since steeply fallen in popularity, and is today of irregular use. Within all boy names in its group, Merritt was nonetheless the most popular in 2018. In the past century Merritt has mostly been a baby boy name.

Baby names that sound like Merritt include Meritt, Merrett, Merrit, Mainard, Marat, Marcio, Maredudd, Marid, Marout, Marte, Martee, Martey, Marti, Martie, Marto, Martti, Marty, Marut, Marutey, and Maruty.

† Pronunciation for Merritt: 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)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)"



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