What does Harry mean?
The English version of Henri. The name is used as a nickname of Henry and Harold. American use may be homage to President Harry S Truman. Fictional character Harry Potter has also influenced the name. Prince Henry of Wales is widely known as Harry. Actor Harry Belafonte; American Supreme Court Justice Harry A. Blackmun; magician Harry Houdini.
Harry▼ has 27 more relations via Harold, Henry: Anrai, Arry, Einri, Garald, Garold, Hank▲, Harald, Haralds, Harolda, Haroldo, Harrell, Harri, Heike, Heiko, Hein, Heinz, Henk, Henri, Henrik, Henryk, Heriot, Herlad, Herold, Herrick, Herrior, Herrold and Herryck.
Harry has 1 feminine form: Harriet.Kreatif forms: Hariah, Hazry, Hory. [more]
How popular is Harry?
Harry is a very prominent first name for men (#70 out of 1220, Top 6%) and also a very prominent last name for all people (#3703 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Harry for boys. Harry reached its apex position of #11 in the U.S. during the years 1890-1899, and is at #714 presently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Henry (#33 2 years ago), Hank (#602), Harold (#828), Henrik (#863), Hal, Henri and Garold are the popular related forms of Harry (#714 2 years ago). Other forms, like Harrell, are uncommon. These relations of Harry were favored as birth names during 1950-1959 (usage of 0.4778%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.245%, ▼48.7%), with the forms Harry, Harold and Hal becoming less stylish. Henry has been the most well-known version, although Hank appears to be gaining popularity too. Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of Harry and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Harry▼ is alike in pronunciation to Hairo, Hari and Horry. Other recommended similar baby names are Barry▼, Darry, Garry▼, Hardy▼, Harly, Harvy, Larry▼ and Parry. These names tend to be less commonly used than Harry.