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Henryk

What does Henryk mean?

Henryk Pronunciation of Henryk [hen-ryk] as a name for boys is of Old German derivation, and Henryk means "home leader". Henryk is a Polish form of Henry (Old German): from Haimric.

Associated with: home, leader.

Variations

Henryk has 4 variants: Heinrick, Heinrik, Henrik and Henrique.

8 more different relations via Henry: Hank, Harry, Heindrik, Hendrick, Hendrik, Henerik, Henk and Henri.

Creative forms:
(male) Herryk, Heuryk, ..

(female)

Middle name pairings:
Henryk Eric (H.E.), ..

How popular is Henryk?

Henryk is an uncommon given name for men. Henryk is an equivalently rare surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Prominent variation forms of Henryk (not ranked) appearing in the Top 2000 are Hank (#534 in recent rankings), Harry (#781), Henri (#1578), Henrik (#843) and Henry (#29). Other variants, like Henerik, are seldom used. These forms of Henryk were favored 135 years ago (adoption of 4.3%) and have become much less widespread since (adoption 0.6%, 86% less), with versions like Henry becoming less fashionable. Hank and Henrik are two of the more fashionable names for newborns in this compilation. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Hank, Harry, Henri, Henrik, Henry in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Derryk, Deryk, Eryk, Garryk (see Garrick), Hanly, Hanok, Hany, Hearn, Hearne, Hearst, Heck, Hedly (see Hedley), Hedwyn, Heilyn, Hendrie, Hendron, Henlea, Henlee, Henley, Henlie, Henryson, Herb, Herin, Hern, Herne, Hernly, Herrick, Herrik (see Herrick), Herryck, Hersh, Herut (see Cherut), Herv (see Harvey), Herve, Herzl, Hewney, Horry, Kenrik, Patryk and Rodryk (see Roderick). These names tend to be more commonly used than Henryk.

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