Merritt m

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This name is used both as a female and a male name. See Merritt f for the female version.


Sweden Swedish
Norway Norwegian


Origin and Meaning

Maybe from the English vocabulary word 'merit', from Latin meritum = 'a merit', 'service', 'kindness', 'benefit', 'favour'; 'worth', 'value', 'importance' [1]

Related Names

Merritt Norwegian Swedish


Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Merritt
Genitive: Merritts
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Merritt
Genitive: Merritts


No recent statistics trend found in databases for Merritt.

Sources: [2] [3] [4] [5]


  1. Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  2. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden,
  3. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark,
  4. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway,
  5. Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland,