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Meaning and name origin

Heriot \he-riot\ as a boy's name is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Heriot is "home leader". Heriot is a variant of Henry (Old German): from haim meaning "home" and rÓc meaning "power, ruler".


Heriot is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Heriot and its source form. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Henry (#33). (2014 statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Henry in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Heriot is also pronounced similarly to Heroot and Herut. Like Heriot, these names are not commonly used.