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pinWhat does Heriot mean?

Heriot /heri-ot/ as a boys' name is of Old German origin, and the name Heriot means "home leader". Heriot is an alternate form, with the suffix -iot, of Henry (Old German): from Haimric.


Heriot has 7 related forms via Henry: Heike, Heiko, Hein, Heinz, Henri, Henrik and Herrior.

Kreatif forms: Hariot, Horiot, Horriot. [more]

pinHow popular is Heriot?

Heriot is a rare given name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#70052 out of 150436, Top 47%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Prominent variation forms of Heriot (outside Top 1000) appearing in the Top 1000 are Henry (#33 from current records), Henrik (#863) and Henri. Adoption of these relations of Heriot is widespread presently (adoption of 0.37%). Below is a charted analysis of the usage of Heriot and associated names. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Henri, Henrik, Henry in U.S.

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

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Heriot is alike in pronunciation to Heroot and Herut. Other suggested similar baby names are Arnot, Dermot, Eliot, Elliot, Harish, Harlo, Hart, Hebor, Hecie, Heitor, Herbie, Herin, Herlad, Hermes, Hermie, Hermon, Hern, Herrold, Herzel, Hewitt, Hiro, Horst, Jerrot, Merit and Meritt. These names tend to be more frequently used than Heriot.