Origin of the name MEREHWIT.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name MEREHWIT.
Anglo-Saxon name meaning "sea white." (British Family Names,
In this year died bishop Leofsige, and his body rests at Worcester; and
Brihteh was raised to his see. In this year died Merehwit, bishop
of Somerset; and he is buried at Glastonbury. (The Anglo-Saxon
Chronicle, Thorpe, v.2, 1861)