Mersin is a large city and a port on the Mediterranean coast of southern Turkey. It is part of an interurban agglomeration – the Adana-Mersin Metropolitan Area – and lies on the western part of Çukurova, a geographical, economical and cultural region. According to Evliya Çelebi, the city is named after the Mersinoğullari clan; another theory is that it is made from the myrtle which grows abundantly in the region. Mersin is important for Turkey's economy, and Turkey's largest seaport is located there. Mersin's nickname within Turkey is "Pearl of the Mediterranean" and the city will host the 2013 Mediterranean Games. According to the Turkish Statistical Institute, as of 2011 the Mersin Metropolitan Municipality had a population of 913,958. Mersin's population is 1.674.568 with it's all provinces.
The numerical value of Mersin in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of Mersin in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6