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What does Heimrich mean?

Heimrich Pronunciation of Heimrich [heim-rich] as a boys' name is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Heimrich is "home leader". The source of Enrico, Enrique, Harris, Harry, Heinrich, Henry, and Amerigo.

Associated with: home, leader.


6 related forms via Amerigo, Enrique, Harris, Harry, Heinrich, Henry: Heindrick, Heinrich, Heinrick, Heinrik, Hendrick and Hinrich.

Creative forms:
(male) Haigrich, Herich, ..

(female) Heimia, Heimrichi, ..

Middle name pairings:
Heimrich Jayveon (H.J.), ..

How popular is Heimrich?

Heimrich is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a somewhat prominent last name for all people (#150436 out of 150436, Top 100%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with similar and related boy names. Popular related forms of Heimrich (outside Top 2000) are Henry (#29 in 2015), Enrique (#428), Harry (#781), Harris (#1002), Enrico and Amerigo. Usage of these forms of Heimrich reached its apex in the 1880s (average #914) and is now much reduced (#1040, 86.1% less usage), with forms such as Henry falling out of fashion. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Amerigo, Enrico, Enrique, Harris, Harry, Henry in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Harris, Harry, Henry outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Adalrich, Adelrich, Alberich, Aldrich, Alldrich, Bardrich, Bearach, Birch, Dietrich, Edrich, Eldrich, Elldrich, Emerich, Emich, Emmerich, Erich, Frederich, Fridrich, Friedrich, Gerlaich (see Gerlach), Hamish, Harish, Heiman, Heimann, Heimdall, Heindrik, Heini, Heinie, Helario, Hendrie, Hendries, Hendrik, Henerik, Henleigh, Henri, Henrik, Herin, Heriot, Hermie, Hermilo, Hermite, Herrick, Herrik (see Herrick), Herrior, Herryck, Hersch, Hersh, Hezekiah, Himesh, Hirsch, Hirschl, Hirsh, Roderich, Terach, Ullrich, Ulrich and Zerach. These names tend to be more frequently used than Heimrich.

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