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Boy Name: Merideth

Name: Merideth
Pronunciation: \m(e)-ride-th, mer(i)-deth\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy (Merideth's also a girl name)
Meaning: noted ruler
Origin: Welsh
Sounds Like: Meridith, Meredyth
Similar Names: Meritt, Merit, Merrett
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 14237


Merideth \m(e)-ride-th, mer(i)-deth\ as a boy's name is a variant of Meredith (Welsh), and the meaning of Merideth is "noted ruler".

The baby name Merideth sounds like Meridith and Meredyth. Other similar baby names are Meritt, Merit and Merrett.


Merideth is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#14237 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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