What does Henrietta mean?
Henrietta \he(n)-rietta, henri(et)-ta\ as a girls' name is pronounced hen-ree-ET-ah. It is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Henrietta is "home leader". Feminine of Henry. More formal version of Harriet.
Henrietta▼ has 26 variants: Enrichetta, Enrichette, Enriqueta, Etta▼, Ettie▼, Etty, Hatsie, Hatsy, Hattie▼, Hatty, Heike, Hendrika, Henia, Henie, Henka, Hennie, Henrie, Henrieta, Henriette▼, Henrika, Henryetta, Hetta, Hette, Hettie▼, Yetta▼ and Yettie.
Henrietta is a very prominent first name for females (#447 out of 4276, Top 10%) but an unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Henrietta for girls. Henrietta reached its top position of #112 in the U.S. then, but is not listed currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of Henrietta and related names. Hallie (#586 the previous year), Hattie (#590), Halle (#773), Yetta, Henry, Hettie, Nettie, Henriette, Harriett, Etta, Ettie, Harriet and Enriqueta are the popular alternative forms of Henrietta appearing in the Top 1000. Usage of this girl name reached its apex during the years 1880-1889 and is now significantly lower, with versions like Halle, Hallie, Henriette, Henry and Hettie falling out of fashion. (2014 Birth Statistics)