showing or giving mercy
"sought merciful treatment for the captives"; "a merciful god"
(used conventionally of royalty and high nobility) gracious
"our merciful king"
full of mercy; having or exercising mercy; disposed to pity and spare offenders; unwilling to punish
unwilling to give pain; compassionate
The numerical value of merciful in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of merciful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful, the CyberCaliphate continues its CyberJihad.
The most merciful thing in the world . . . is the inability of the human mind to correlate all its contents.
I reached for sleep and drew it round me like a blanket muffling pain and thought together in the merciful dark.
The most merciful thing in the world, I think, is the inability of the human mind to correlate all its contents.
So we feel it's only merciful to give our Knicks beat writer, Scott Cacciola, a break from such woeful basketball.
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Translations for merciful
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- رحيم, رحمـنArabic
- barmherzig, gnädigGerman
- misericordioso, misericordiosaSpanish
- miséricordieux, sensible, indulgentFrench
- cneasta, tròcaireach, truacantaScottish Gaelic
- misericordiosa, misericordiosoItalian
- 慈悲深い, 慈愛深いJapanese
- genadig, barmhartigDutch
- милосердный, милостивыйRussian
- rahim, rahman, merhametTurkish
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