Name: Mercutio

Origin and Meaning of the Name Mercutio

  • Meaning:
    Related to the god Mercury
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Related to the god Mercury
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (mer KUSS yoh)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Mercutio)
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Miscellaneous Info for Mercutio

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Mercutio is a character of Shakespeare's play "Romeo and Juliet".

    The name comes from Mercury, the Roman messenger god.
    It may also be related to the vocabulary word "mercurial", originally designating someone with the characteristics of eloquence, shrewdness, swiftness, and thievishness attributed to the god Mercury, or more commonly with an unpredictable and fast-changing mood.

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