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PronouncedPron.MURK-yə-ree English
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Meaning & History

From the Latin Mercurius, probably derived from Latin mercari "to trade" or merces "wages". This was the name of the Roman god of trade, merchants, and travellers, later equated with the Greek god Hermes. This is also the name of the first planet in the solar system.
VariantMercurius
Other Languages & CulturesMercurio Italian

Images

Mercury by Peter Paul Rubens (1638)Mercury by Peter Paul Rubens (1638)

Categories

car models, celestial, Dragon Quest characters, elements, gods, metals, nature, planets, RWBY characters, Sailor Moon characters
Entry updated October 11, 2012   Contribute