Definition of meriter in English:

meriter

noun

rare
  • A person who or thing which merits something. (Chiefly in 17th cent.).

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Samuel Hieron (d. 1617), Church of England clergyman and devotional writer. From merit + -er.

Pronunciation

meriter

/ˈmɛrɪtə/