mercer
noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo-French, from merz merchandise, from Latin merc-, merx Date: 13th century British a dealer in usually expensive fabrics

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  • Mercer — bezeichnet: Mercer (Beratung), eine Unternehmensberatung Mercer (Automobilhersteller), ehemalige Automobilmarke (1906–1925) Personen: Charles F. Mercer (1778–1858), US amerikanischer Politiker David Mercer (* 1961), britischer Gewichtheber David… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Mercer — Mercer[nb 1] es una palabra de origen anglosajón que puede referirse a: Gente Cecil William Mercer (1885–1960), novelista británico que escribió bajo el seudónimo de Dornford Yates. Jack Mercer (1909–1984), animador y actor de voz estadounidense …   Wikipedia Español

  • Mercer — Mercer, MO U.S. town in Missouri Population (2000): 342 Housing Units (2000): 193 Land area (2000): 0.353933 sq. miles (0.916683 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.353933 sq. miles (0.916683 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Mercer — Mercer, 1) Grafschaft im Staate New Jersey (Nordamerika); 17 QM.; Flüsse: Delaware u. Millstone Rivers, Assunpink u. Stony Creeks; im Norden gebirgig (Rocky Hill); Boden höchst fruchtbar u. vortrefflich angebaut; Producte: Mais, Weizen, Hafer,… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Mercer —   [ məːsə],    1) David, englischer Dramatiker, * Wakefield 27. 6. 1928, ✝ Haifa 8. 8. 1980; schrieb für den Rundfunk (»The Governor s lady«, 1960, deutsch »Die Gattin des Gouverneurs«), das Fernsehen (»The generations«, Trilogie, 1961 63) und… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Mercer — Mer cer, n. [F. mercier, fr. L. merx, mercis, wares, merchandise. See {Merchant}.] Originally, a dealer in any kind of goods or wares; now restricted to a dealer in textile fabrics, as silks or woolens. [Eng.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mercer — (n.) early 12c., dealer in textile, from O.Fr. mercier shopkeeper, tradesman, from V.L. *merciarius, from L. merx (see MARKET (Cf. market) (n.)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • mercer — ► NOUN chiefly historical ▪ a dealer in textile fabrics, especially silk and other fine materials. ORIGIN Old French mercier, from Latin merx goods …   English terms dictionary

  • mercer — [mʉr′sər] n. [OFr mercier < merz, goods < L merx, wares: see MARKET] Brit. a dealer in textiles; dry goods merchant …   English World dictionary

  • Mercer — A mercer (occupation) is a merchant or trader, more specifically a merchant who deals in textiles / mercery. Mercer may also refer to: Contents 1 People 1.1 Academics …   Wikipedia

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