EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

See amerce.

VerbEdit

merce (third-person singular simple present merces, present participle mercing, simple past and past participle merced)

  1. (obsolete) To subject to fine or amercement; to mulct; to amerce.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for merce in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913)

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin mercem, accusative form of merx (merchandise”, “goods).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɛr.t͡ʃe/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛrtʃe
  • Hyphenation: mèr‧ce

NounEdit

merce f (plural merci)

  1. goods, wares, merchandise, products, commodities
    Synonyms: bene, beni, mercanzia, prodotto, prodotti

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LatinEdit

NounEdit

merce

  1. ablative singular of merx

Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

merce

  1. (Early Middle English) Alternative form of merche

Old OccitanEdit

NounEdit

merce f (oblique plural merces, nominative singular merce, nominative plural merces)

  1. mercy; clemency

PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

merce f (plural merces)

  1. Obsolete spelling of mercê