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Mercedes Meaning


What does Mercedes mean?

The name Mercedes is of Spanish origin.

The meaning of Mercedes is "mercy".

It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "mary of Mercies".

Mercedes is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 8 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Mer-ce-des.

The Given Name Mercedes

Mercedes is a form of Mercy. See Mercy for further details.

Mercedes appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.

An auspicious name, it is one that will be admired.

Mercedes is also great as a middle name.

Mercedes falls into the automobile name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Mercedes de Jesus Molina, Mercedes McCambridge, and Mercedes McNab.

Mercedes Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 1,070 in baby name popularity for girls with 236 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,050 in baby name popularity for girls with 244 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

View the Mercedes Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Mercedes has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Mercedes to other names.

Mercedes Related Names

Mercedes is a form of Mercy.

Famous Mercedess

  • Mercedes de Jesus Molina ~ Saint
  • Mercedes McCambridge ~ Actress
  • Mercedes McNab ~ Actress
  • Mercedes Prat y Prat ~ Saint
  • Mercedes Ruehl ~ Actress

Mercedes Numerology

What will your new littleMercedes be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Mercedes are often honorable and informal but most of all they are read more >>

Mercedes Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Mercedes in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Mercedes.

Just for fun, see the name Mercedes in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Mercedes in Nautical Flags page.