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Mercy Name Popularity

How popular is the name Mercy? Here’s everything we know.

Year Rank # Births % Births
1910 0 0%
1911 0 0%
1912 0 0%
1913 0 0%
1914 1,306 5 0.0007%
1915 0 0%
1916 1,327 7 0.0007%
1917 0 0%
1918 1,448 6 0.0006%
1919 1,237 11 0.0011%
1920 1,198 13 0.0012%
1921 1,187 14 0.0012%
1922 1,277 12 0.0011%
1923 1,272 12 0.0011%
1924 1,160 17 0.0015%
1925 1,207 14 0.0012%
1926 1,043 21 0.0019%
1927 1,040 22 0.002%
1928 882 33 0.0031%
1929 860 32 0.0031%
1930 1,124 16 0.0015%
1931 1,102 14 0.0014%
1932 1,040 17 0.0017%
1933 1,194 11 0.0012%
1934 861 28 0.0029%
1935 1,021 18 0.0019%
1936 984 19 0.002%
1937 879 27 0.0027%
1938 1,258 9 0.0009%
1939 884 27 0.0027%
1940 1,070 17 0.0016%
1941 1,046 19 0.0017%
1942 966 30 0.0024%
1943 1,092 21 0.0016%
1944 1,017 24 0.0019%
1945 998 25 0.002%
1946 1,006 32 0.0022%
1947 1,158 25 0.0015%
1948 1,155 25 0.0016%
1949 1,581 8 0.0005%
1950 1,216 23 0.0014%
1951 1,178 25 0.0015%
1952 1,227 24 0.0014%
1953 1,186 28 0.0016%
1954 1,034 47 0.0026%
1955 1,106 39 0.0021%
1956 1,355 22 0.0012%
1957 1,366 23 0.0012%
1958 1,185 38 0.002%
1959 1,268 29 0.0015%
1960 1,266 34 0.0018%
1961 1,588 17 0.0009%
1962 1,618 15 0.0008%
1963 1,273 33 0.0018%
1964 1,405 25 0.0014%
1965 1,576 16 0.001%
1966 1,646 15 0.001%
1967 1,539 18 0.0012%
1968 1,750 14 0.0009%
1969 1,386 29 0.0019%
1970 1,493 28 0.0018%
1971 1,617 22 0.0015%
1972 1,406 29 0.0021%
1973 1,429 28 0.0022%
1974 1,280 40 0.0031%
1975 1,299 40 0.0031%
1976 1,894 14 0.0011%
1977 1,524 29 0.0022%
1978 1,937 15 0.0011%
1979 1,576 30 0.0021%
1980 1,624 29 0.002%
1981 1,837 21 0.0014%
1982 1,952 18 0.0012%
1983 1,735 23 0.0016%
1984 2,153 14 0.0009%
1985 1,783 25 0.0016%
1986 1,808 24 0.0016%
1987 2,124 17 0.0011%
1988 2,029 21 0.0013%
1989 2,123 21 0.0013%
1990 2,078 25 0.0015%
1991 1,931 30 0.0018%
1992 2,025 27 0.0017%
1993 2,206 22 0.0014%
1994 1,929 30 0.002%
1995 1,812 35 0.0023%
1996 1,712 41 0.0027%
1997 1,561 54 0.0037%
1998 1,772 40 0.0027%
1999 1,784 41 0.0027%
2000 1,597 58 0.0038%
2001 1,581 62 0.0041%
2002 1,791 46 0.0031%
2003 1,336 95 0.0062%
2004 1,287 106 0.007%
2005 1,318 107 0.007%
2006 1,487 85 0.0054%
2007 1,388 106 0.0067%
2008 1,411 103 0.0067%
2009 1,261 129 0.0086%
2010 1,194 139 0.0096%
2011 996 193 0.0135%
2012 968 198 0.0139%
2013 823 253 0.0178%
2014 884 242 0.0166%
2015 944 217 0.0149%
2016 784 295 0.0205%
2017 713 320 0.0229%
2018 677 351 0.0255%
2019 620 398 0.0294%
2020 804 282 0.0222%

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Names Like Mercy

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What names are variants of Mercy?

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Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Mercey

Compassion, forebearance

English

Merci

Compassion, forebearance

English

Mercie

Compassion, forebearance

English

Mercilla

Compassion, forebearance

English

Mercina

Compassion, forebearance

English

Mersey

Compassion, forebearance

English


What names sound like Mercy?

If you like how Mercy sounds, you might also like these names that sound like Mercy.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Marcey
Marci

Dedicated to Mars

Latin

Marcy

A variant form of Marcia.

Latin

Meris

Of the sea

Latin


What names are similar to Mercy?

Find a name that’s like Mercy, but just a little bit different.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Clemence

Mercy

Latin

Mercedes

Mercies

Spanish

Mercia

English

Merry

Joyful, lighthearted

English


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  1. It’s a nice name


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