What does the word mercy mean?

Usage examples for mercy

  1. Oh, Father of mercy! – Melody The Story of a Child by Laura E. Richards
  2. Penny told everything she knew about the woman who had taken her father to Mercy Hospital. – Ghost Beyond the Gate by Mildred A. Wirt
  3. A great mercy that it was so, some will say; and possibly they may be right. – The Life of Thomas Wanless, Peasant by Alexander Johnstone Wilson