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Pronunciation of Mercury: Learn how to pronounce Mercury in English correctly

Learn how to say Mercury correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word mercury:

(plural) -ries
Also called: quicksilver, hydrargyrum. a heavy silvery-white toxic liquid metallic element occurring principally in cinnabar: used in thermometers, barometers, mercury-vapour lamps, and dental amalgams. Symbol: Hg; atomic no: 80; atomic wt: 200.59; valency: 1 or 2; relative density: 13.546; melting pt: –38.842°C; boiling pt: 357°C
any plant of the euphorbiaceous genus Mercurialis See dog’s mercury
(archaic) a messenger or courier
Word Origin
C14: from Latin Mercurius messenger of Jupiter, god of commerce; related to merx merchandise