Name Henry Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Henry


Henry is a ♂ boy’s name.

Origin of the name Henry

The name Henry is an English short form of the German name Heinrich.

What is the meaning of the name Henry?

Henry means “home ruler” (from Germanic “hagan” = enclosure or “heim” = home + “rihhi” = powerful/rich/mighty/ruler).

Pronunciation of Henry

Variants of the name Henry

Henri Henrie

Popularity of the name Henry

The name Henry is ranked #130 overall. It is very popular with parents-to-be and is often chosen as a baby name.

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