Mercedes

Colors Related to this Name: Red

Qualities Related to this Name: Compassionate, Idealistic

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #862 in 2013 and #984 in 2014.

Famous People

Mercedes Masohn (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Mercedes Ruehl (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Mercedes McCambridge (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Mercedes Lackey (Writer), Mercedes Renard (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Mercedes de Acosta (Writer), Mercedes Scelba-Shorte (Movie Actress), Mercedes Soler (Movie Actress)

Meaning

In English

Origin: Spanish Mercedes. The car was named for Mercedes Jellinek, the daughter of Austrian businessman Emil Jellinek who ordered 36 cars from Gottlieb Daimler.

Meaning(s):

-A car manufactured by Mercedes-Benz.

-(trademark) Short form of Mercedes-Benz.

-( female name -comes from the Spanish language-) occasionally borrowed from Spanish.

-(plural of Mercedes)Category:English plurals

In Spanish

Origin: From mercedes ‎(“mercies”), shortened from María (de las) Mercedes, a Roman Catholic epithet of the Virgin Mary as "Our Lady of Mercy".

Meaning(s):

-( female name).