Name
HENRY

Name HENRY

Between 1880 and 2019 there were 829,298 births of Henry in the countries below, which represents an average of 5,966 births of children bearing the first name Henry per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 17,215 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Henry   
In Italiano Nome Henry   
Available variant : Hénry

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Information about the first name Henry

The first name Henry is listed in our categories :The first name Henry has been assigned to:
99.75% to boys
0.25% to girls
The country where the first name Henry is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 5 letters including 2 vowels and 3 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Henry

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Henry : Ehryn, Erhyn, Erynh, Nerhy, Reyhn, Rhyen

Henry in Japanese *

Romajihenrii
Katakanaヘンリー
Hiraganaへんりー
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
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Henry in sign language

Henry in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Henry

US English
Etymology src :
  • Borrowed from Old French (and Anglo-Norman) Henri, from Frankish *Haimrik, from Proto-Germanic *Haimarīks. Cognate with German Heinrich and Dutch Henrik, Old Norse Heimríkr (Danish Henrik).
Etymology src :
  • Named after the American scientist Joseph Henry.
Etymology src :
  • From Henry the Third
Etymology src :
  • From Henry the Eighth
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • henry (plural henries or henrys)
  • In the International System of Units, the derived unit of electrical inductance; the inductance induced in a circuit by a rate of change of current of one ampere per second and a resulting electromotive force of one volt. Symbol: H
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • henry (plural henries)
  • (Britain, slang) A turd.
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • henry (plural henries)
  • (Britain, slang) A quantity of marijuana weighing one-eighth of an ounce.
Anagrams src :
  • Rhyne, rhyne, yrneh
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈhɛn.ɹi/
FR French
Noun src :
  • henry m (plural henrys)
  • (sciences) henry
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ɑ̃.ʁi/
Pronunciation src :
  • (aspirated h) IPA(key): /ɑ̃.ʁi/
Proper noun src :
  • Henry m
  • A patronymic surname​.
  • A male given name, a less common spelling of Henri.
General
Etymology (Proper noun) src :
  • Henry
  • An Irish surname, an anglicization of Ó hInneirghe (“descendant of Inneirghe”).
  • An Irish patronymic surname, an alternate anglicization of Mac Éinrí, Mac Hannraoi, Mac Annraoi (“son of Henry”) (McHenry)
HU Hungarian
Noun src :
  • henry (plural henryk)
  • henry (SI unit for electrical inductance)
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): [ ˈhɛnri]
  • Hyphenation: hen‧ry
  • Rhymes: -ri
Middle French
Proper noun src :
  • Henry
  • A male given name
PT Portuguese
Noun src :
  • henry m (plural henrys or henries)
  • henry (SI unit for electrical inductance)
SE Swedish
Proper noun src :
  • Henry c (genitive Henrys)
  • A male given name borrowed from English.
FI Finnish
Noun src :
  • henry
  • henry (unit of inductance)
DK Danish
Proper noun src :
  • Henry
  • A male given name borrowed from English.
DE German
Proper noun src :
  • Henry m (genitive Henrys)
  • A male given name borrowed from English.
 

Popularity of the name Henry

Number of HENRY births per year

Total births of Henry by country

Births with the first name Henry
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2019
699,913
1,937
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2019
51,923
0
ONOntario
1913 - 2018
13,287
0
AUAustralia
1944 - 2019
13,039
0
FRFrance
1900 - 2019
11,663
22
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2019
11,184
0
BRBrazil
1930 - 2010
6,678
50
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2019
3,629
0
SESweden
1998 - 2019
2,754
0
IEIreland
1964 - 2019
2,346
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2018
2,059
48
NONorway
1945 - 2019
1,856
0
ABAlberta
1980 - 2019
1,693
0
CHSwitzerland
1912 - 2019
1,644
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
789
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2019
691
0
ATAustria
1984 - 2018
519
0
BEBelgium
1995 - 2019
514
0
DKDenmark
1985 - 2019
374
0
PLPoland
2000 - 2019
244
0
NSNew Scotland
1920 - 2019
190
0
ITItaly
1999 - 2018
185
0
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
45
0
PTPortugal
2014 - 2019
22
0

Total births of Henry by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Henry
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
2019
10,704
0
GBUnited Kingdom
2019
3,012
0
AUAustralia
2019
864
0
BRBrazil
2010
429
5
ONOntario
2018
415
0
SESweden
2019
340
0
DEGermany
2018
311
1
BCBritish Columbia
2019
149
0
NZNew Zealand
2019
149
0
ABAlberta
2019
141
0
CHSwitzerland
2019
130
0
FRFrance
2019
89
0
NONorway
2019
87
0
IEIreland
2019
83
0
QCQuebec
2019
72
0
ATAustria
2018
71
0
DKDenmark
2019
43
0
BEBelgium
2019
40
0
NSNew Scotland
2019
35
0
PLPoland
2019
24
0
ITItaly
2018
15
0
ARArgentina
2015
3
0
CZCzechoslovakia
2016
3
0

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Personalities with the first name Henry

There are 1412 personalities with the first name Henry


Bill Gates
(William Henry Gates Iii) src

United states of america
Financier Programmer Philanthropist Bridge player Actor Computer scientist Entrepreneur Inventor Investor


Henry Ford
src

United states of america
Writer Engineer Politician Entrepreneur Inventor Business magnate Journalist Industrialist Racing automobile driver Peace activist


William Henry Harrison
src

United states of america
Statesperson Politician Military officer


Henry David Thoreau
(David Henry Thoreau) src

United states of america
Naturalist Writer Poet Translator Author Autobiographer Diarist Philosopher Essayist Ecologist Abolitionist


Henry Kissinger
(Heinz Alfred Kissinger) src

United states of america Germany
Writer Politician Entrepreneur Diplomat Pedagogue Political scientist Autobiographer


Henri Viii
src

Kingdom of england
Monarch Composer


Henry Longfellow
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United states of america
Writer Poet Professor Translator Novelist


Graham Greene
(Henry Graham Greene) src

United kingdom
Screenwriter Writer Playwright Journalist Children's writer Novelist Autobiographer


Thomas Henry Huxley
src

United kingdom of great britain and ireland
Photographer Naturalist Writer Translator Biologist Paleontologist Physiologist Zoologist Ichthyologist Anthropologist Philosopher Anatomist Linguist Carcinologist


Henry Dunant
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Switzerland France
Writer Entrepreneur



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Henry
Full list of personalities with the first name Henry

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Henry

There are 2421 actors and actresses with the first name Henry
Henry Littell
Henry Horn
Henry Stange
Henry Raven
Henry W. Smith
Henry Hodges
Henry Bernsen
Henry Durham
Henry The Iii
Henry Rabe
Henry Monfries
Henry Hopper
Henry J. Deutschendorf Ii
Henry Mortensen
Henry Lawrence
Henry Cejudo
Henry Alexander
Henry Dizon
Henry Lloyd-Hughes
Henry Montgomery
Henry Zebrowski
Henry Cavill
Henry Jaderlund
Henry Alberto
Henry William Galpin
Henry Feagins
Henry Van Loon
Henry Darke
Henry Dankwa
Henry Douthwaite

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Henry
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Henry

Rankings of first name HENRY by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#7AU Australia2019
#11NS New Scotland2019
#11BC British Columbia2019
#12US United State of America2019
#12GB United Kingdom2019
#16AB Alberta2019
#19ON Ontario2018
#20DE Germany2018
#20NZ New Zealand2019
#31SE Sweden2019
#52CH Switzerland2019
#83IE Ireland2019
#83NO Norway2019
#103QC Quebec2019
#106AT Austria2018
#146DK Denmark2019
#216PL Poland2019
#289BE Belgium2019
#307BR Brazil2010
#377CZ Czechoslovakia2016
#556FR France2019
#649IT Italy2018
#730AR Argentina2015
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#7200DE Germany2018
#9038BR Brazil2010






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