Name: Merl

Origin and Meaning of the Name Merl

  • Meaning:
    Contracted form of Meriel
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Blackbird
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  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (MERL)
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Miscellaneous Info for Merl

  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Variant of Merle. Merl may also be a nickname for such name as Emerald.

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