The meaning of the name Merkaba is Chariot. The origin of the name Merkaba is Hebrew. This is the culture in which the name originated, or in the case of a word, the language.
MerKaBa is the divine light vehicle used by the Masters to reach and connect with those in tune with the higher realms and is the vehicle of Light mentioned in the Bible by Ezekiel. The word Mer-Ka-Ba is made up of three smaller words: Mer, Ka and Ba.