Merida (Brave)

Last Updated on: September 11th, 2023

merida braveWho is Merida?

Merida is the main character in Disney-Pixar’s animated film “Brave,” released in 2012. She is a headstrong and independent young princess living in the Scottish Highlands. “Brave” is notable for breaking away from traditional Disney princess tropes and instead focusing on themes of self-discovery, family, and courage.

Merida, voiced by Kelly Macdonald, is known for her distinctive fiery red hair and her exceptional archery skills. She rejects traditional expectations of marriage and princesshood, preferring to forge her path in life. Her adventurous spirit leads her to make a fateful decision that sets the events of the film in motion.

The central conflict of “Brave” revolves around Merida’s relationship with her mother, Queen Elinor, and her quest to change her fate after a magical mishap. Merida’s journey highlights themes of communication, understanding, and the importance of accepting one’s responsibilities while staying true to oneself.

The Collection:

Here is the Internet’s largest collection of Merida related movies, TV shows, toys and other products. As always, new pieces are added to this collection regularly.

Movie Appearances





Song Appearances

Learn Me Right (Song)

“Learn Me Right” is a song from the soundtrack of the 2012 Disney-Pixar animated film “Brave“. The song was written and performed by British indie-folk…



Into the Open Air (Song)

“Into the Open Air” is a song from the 2012 Disney/Pixar animated film “Brave“. The song is performed by the character Merida, the film’s protagonist,…


Touch the Sky (Song)

“Touch the Sky” is a song from Disney’s 2012 animated film “Brave“. In the film, Merida is a headstrong and independent princess who defies the expectations…




Park Appearances

Happily Ever After Fireworks Show | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about the amazing Happily Ever After Fireworks Show at Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom including history, reviews, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


World of Color | Disneyland

Here is everything you need to know about the amazing World of Color show at Disneyland including history, reviews, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!




Related Products

Merida Plush Doll – Brave

Bold and brave, soft and oh-so-huggable, our Merida plush doll is ever ready to play and bring adventure to your day! With her curled ringlet…










Brave’s Merida Christmas Ornament

Celebrate the winter holiday in brave Celtic tradition with our ”merrie” Merida ornament clad in a satin gown with glittering filigree. Dress your holiday tree…