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Girl Name: Meris

Name: Meris
Pronunciation: \m(e)-ris\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: of the sea
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Marys, Marris, Marise, Marisa, Morisa, Merissa, Mercia, Mercy, Mercie, Merci
Similar Names: Mertis, Neris


Meris \m(e)-ris\ as a girl's name is a variant of Maris (Latin) and Marissa (Latin), and the meaning of Meris is "of the sea".

The baby name Meris sounds like Marys, Marris, Marise, Marisa, Morisa, Merissa, Mercia, Mercy, Mercie and Merci. Other similar baby names are Mertis and Neris.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Meris.


Meris is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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