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Use your dictionary to find the language from which the following word traces its earliest origin. mercy Old English Old French Latin Greek German
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User: Use your dictionary to find the language from which the following word traces its earliest origin. mercy Old English Old French Latin Greek German

Weegy: The word "mercy" originated in Old French.
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The word "mercy" traces its earliest origin to LATIN.
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@Janet17,

I think Old French is also mentioned in the origin of the word mercy based on my source, Am i correct? It is also says here:
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Yes it is, but the question asks for the "earliest origin", and Latin is older than Old French.
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Ok, thank you for clarifying that.
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You're welcome emdjay :)
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