merced

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See also: merçed and Merced

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish merced, from Latin mercēdem, accusative singular of mercēs (pay, wage, reward), from Latin merx (merchandise).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Occidente) IPA(key): [merˈt͡s̻eð]
  • (Oriente) IPA(key): [merˈs̻eð]

Noun[edit]

merced f (Latin spelling, Hebrew spelling מירסידﬞ‎, plural mercedes)

  1. mercy, grace, benevolence
    לוארי טו נומברי פור טו מירסידﬞ אי פור טו בﬞירדאדﬞ.‎‎
    Loare tu nombre por tu merced y por tu verdad.
    I shall praise your name for your mercy and for your truth.

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish merced, from Latin mercēdem, accusative singular of mercēs (pay, wage, reward), from Latin merx (merchandise).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /meɾˈθed/ [meɾˈθeð̞]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /meɾˈsed/ [meɾˈseð̞]
  • Rhymes: -ed
  • Hyphenation: mer‧ced

Noun[edit]

merced f (plural mercedes)

  1. mercy

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