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My Roots (semi stolen from Rohin)

Posted Oct 28th, 2006 at 06:37 PM by

According to wikipedia:

Mercedes is a female Spanish name meaning favours. María de las Mercedes ("Mary of the favours") is a Marian advocation. The singular is merced. Does it mean that i'm a plural?

It may refer to:

Things:

* Mercedes a series of German automobile models and engines built and sold by Daimler Motoren Gesellschaft between 1903 and 1926
* Mercedes-Benz a German brand of automobiles, engines, and trucks created when Daimler Motoren Gesellschaft and Benz & Cie. merged into Daimler-Benz in 1926 and continued by its successor, DaimlerChrysler
* "Mercedes-Benz", a song by Janis Joplin
* "Mercedes", a song by Joseph Arthur
* Mercedes (calculator), an early 20th-century computing device
* Mercedes College, South Australia
* Asteroid 1136 Mercedes (de:1136 Mercedes)

People:

* Mercedes Jellinek (1889–1929), daughter of automobile dealer Emil Jellinek, whose name was used for an engine of a 1900 model automobile designed for Jellinek (to race and market exclusively) by Wilhelm Maybach—of Daimler Motoren Gesellschaft (DMG)—and soon adopted by DMG for an entire series of models built until 1926; later, the brand, Mercedes-Benz which was created in 1926, was named after that series of automobiles and for Karl Benz when DMG and Benz & Cie. merged into Daimler-Benz in 1926
* Mercedes Bresso (born 1944), Italian politician
* Mercedes Lackey (born 1950), fantasy author
* Mercedes McCambridge (1916–2004), actress
* Mercedes McNab (born 1980), Canadian-born actress
* Eleoncio Mercedes (1957–1985), boxer
* Mercedes Ruehl (born 1948), U.S. actress
* Mercedes Sosa (born 1935), Argentine singer ---> she's super famous in Latin America, specially among the older
* Mercedes of Orléans (1860 - 1878), queen consort of Spain.
* Infanta Mercedes, Princess of Asturias (1880–1904), Spanish royal
* Infanta Maria de las Mercedes, Countess of Barcelona, mother of king Juan Carlos
* Enrique el de las Mercedes ("Henry of the favours" after his grants to supporting aristocrats), Spanish nickname of Henry II of Castile. A man nickname Mercedes
* Mercedes (Joseph Cohen) (1888–1966), a vaudeville and magic entertainer of the early 20th century
* Mercedes, the fiancé of Edmond Dantes in Dumas's novel The Count of Monte Cristo
* Mercedes Yvette (born 1981), fashion model & actress. My nick for the entertainment world has been undercover
* Nina Mercedez (born 10 November 1979) is an American pornstar.
* Merceditas is a Spanish name for a kind of female shoes.
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    Re: My Roots (semi stolen from Rohin)

    Wow, there's a lot to your name Mercedes!
    And yes I'm afraid it's true...you are plural
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    Posted Oct 28th, 2006 at 06:40 PM by myxomatosis myxomatosis is offline
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    i feel like i know you even better now
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    Posted Oct 28th, 2006 at 06:53 PM by shadowsecret shadowsecret is offline
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    so there's two of you huh
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    Posted Oct 28th, 2006 at 10:37 PM by iine: iine: is offline
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    I always knew there are more of you
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    Posted Oct 28th, 2006 at 10:45 PM by FedExpress FedExpress is offline
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    You were a boxer?!
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    Posted Oct 29th, 2006 at 01:20 AM by meggz_star meggz_star is offline
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    wouldnt it be funny if you get married to a guy whose last name is Benz?
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    Posted Oct 29th, 2006 at 01:02 AM by RatedR Superstar RatedR Superstar is offline
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    Re: My Roots (semi stolen from Rohin)

    Mercedes Benz
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    Posted Oct 29th, 2006 at 01:31 AM by myxomatosis myxomatosis is offline
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    Re: My Roots (semi stolen from Rohin)

    damn u merce! stealing from the rohin is a crime and i shall punish you.
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    Posted Oct 29th, 2006 at 09:08 AM by Rohin. Rohin. is offline
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    Re: My Roots (semi stolen from Rohin)

    btw I voted your blog as terrible.. i wasn't happy that you had five stars and mine only had four so I had to bring it down.
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    Posted Oct 29th, 2006 at 09:50 AM by Rohin. Rohin. is offline
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    Re: My Roots (semi stolen from Rohin)

    omg it's down to three stars now I feel kinda bad but at the same time I love it
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    Posted Oct 29th, 2006 at 10:26 AM by Rohin. Rohin. is offline
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    Re: My Roots (semi stolen from Rohin)



    your comments

    Rohin i gave 5 stars to your journal
    and more than 1 me
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    Posted Oct 29th, 2006 at 11:34 AM by mc8114 mc8114 is offline
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    Mercedes, I will have to tell you some details about my night with Louise last night
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    Posted Oct 29th, 2006 at 04:26 PM by furrykitten furrykitten is offline
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    Re: My Roots (semi stolen from Rohin)

    Interesting to read and to know you're plural :p
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    Posted Oct 29th, 2006 at 06:09 PM by Zoltan83
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    Re: My Roots (semi stolen from Rohin)

    Nico , please keep it a secret

    and yes you have to Pete .

    Rex, i'm on my way to fine myself some Benz
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    Posted Oct 30th, 2006 at 11:00 AM by mc8114 mc8114 is offline
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    Mercedes is not only known for its automobiles but also for high quality mercedes parts which people often overlook.
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    Posted Mar 28th, 2011 at 02:10 AM by justinowell justinowell is offline
 
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