As a proper noun merry
is originally a nickname for a merry person.
As a noun murry is
* (l) (obsolete)
Jolly and full of high spirits
- We had a very merry Christmas.
Festive and full of fun and laughter
* 1883 , (Howard Pyle), (The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood)
- I am never merry when I hear sweet music.
- f I have the chance, I will make our worshipful Sheriff pay right well for that which he hath done to me. Maybe I may bring him some time into Sherwood Forest and have him to a right merry feast with us.
- Everyone was merry at the party.
Causing laughter, mirth, gladness, or delight.
- The play moved along at a merry pace.
- a merry jest
(euphemistic) drunk; tipsy
- merry wind and weather
- Some of us got a little merry at the office Christmas party.
* (obsolete) mery
* Merry Christmas
* Merry Eid