What does Henrietta mean?
Latinate form of Henriette, a feminine diminutive of Henri, the French form of Henry. More formal version of Harriet. The name was introduced to England when Prince Charles I married French princess Henrietta Maria, also known as Henriette Marie.
Henrietta▼ has 27 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▼, Hetty, Yetta▼ and Yettie.more]
How popular is Henrietta?
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 entered the list in 1880-1889 and reached its top position of #112 in the U.S. then, but is not listed currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Hallie (#586 2 years ago), Hattie (#590), Halle (#773), Hettie, Henry, Hetty, Nettie, Yetta, Henriette, Etta, Harriet, Harriett, Enriqueta and Ettie are the popular alternative forms of Henrietta. Usage of these forms of Henrietta was common during 1880-1889 (average #449) and is now significantly reduced (#929, ▼87.3%). Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of Henrietta and related names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)