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What does Herryck mean?

Herryck Pronunciation of Herryck [her-ryck] as a boys' name has its root in Old German, and Herryck means "army ruler; war ruler". Herryck is a version of Harold (Scandinavian, Old English): from Old English here weald. Herryck is also a form of Herrick (Old German): 17th-century poet Robert Herrick.

Associated with: army (warrior), ruler (king), war.


Herryck has 1 variant: Herrik.

2 more different relations via Harold, Herrick: Harry and Herrold.

Creative forms:
(male) Haryck, Horyck, ..


Middle name pairings:
Herryck Isaac (H.I.), ..

How popular is Herryck?

Herryck is a rare given name for males. Herryck is an equally unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Harry (#781 a year ago) and Harold (#810) are the popular varying forms of Herryck (not ranked) rated in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Herrold, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Herryck was common among parents during 1890-1899 (adoption of 2.48%) and has become significantly less since (adoption 0.03%, down 99%), with versions such as Harold falling out of fashion. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Harold, Harry in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Herryck is pronounced similarly to Harwyck. Other recommended names are Aerick, Aerrick, Arreck, Arrick, Barrick, Carrick, Cedrick, Corrick, Darrick, Darrock, Dedrick, Delrick, Dereck, Derick, Derreck, Derrick, Derryck, Derryk, Deryck, Errick, Garreck, Garrick, Garryck, Heck, Heinrick, Hendrick, Henrik, Henry, Henryk, Herrior, Hersch, Horry, Jedrick, Jerack (see Jerrick), Jereck, Jerick, Jerrick, Kedrick, Kendryck, Kenrick, Kerrick, Merrick, Meyrick, Orrick, Rodryck (see Roderick), Sedrick, Tedrick, Varrick, Warrick and Yorrick. These names tend to be more commonly used than Herryck.

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