Merlin
Origin/Usage
Welsh
Pronunciation
MUR-lin
Meaning
Fort near the sea
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Merlin is a very old Anglo-Scottish name, derived from the Welsh words 'muir', which means 'sea', and 'dun', which means 'hill or fort'. Myrddin is the Celtic version of the name Merlin.

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