Henrietta meaning, girlHenrietta

Get kreatif with Henrietta | Add to list (0)

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.

For more information, see also related girl names Kiki and Nettie.

Henrietta has 11 more different forms via Harriet: Halle, Hallie, Hariette, Harrie, Harriett, Harrietta, Harriot, Harriott, Harriotte, Hatsee and Hatsey.


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)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Henrietta name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Henrietta outside U.S.

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)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Enriqueta, Etta, Ettie, Halle, Hallie, Harriet, Harriett, Hattie, Henrietta, Henriette in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Henry, Hettie, Nettie, Yetta in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Harriet outside U.S.