God-a-mercy

interjection

Definition of God-a-mercy

archaic
used to express gratitude or thanksGod-a-mercy … what a happy thingBystander

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First Known Use of God-a-mercy

15th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for God-a-mercy

Middle English God a mercy God have mercy

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“God-a-mercy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/God-a-mercy. Accessed 9 Jul. 2020.

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