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What does Horry mean?

Horry Pronunciation of Horry [hor-ry] as a boys' name is of Latin derivation. Horry is an alternate spelling of Horace (Latin): from Horatius.


1 relation via Horace: Horaz.

Creative forms:
(male) Hary, Hory, ..

(female) Hordy, Horia, ..

Middle name pairings:
Horry Andre (H.A.), ..

How popular is Horry?

Horry is an uncommon first name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#53420 out of 150436, Top 36%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Horace is the only prominent varying form of Horry (not ranked) listed in the Top 2000. This form of Horry reached the peak of its popularity during 1890-1899 (adoption of 0.16%), but now, Horace has become less in vogue. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Horace in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Horry and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Horry is pronounced similarly to Hairo, Hari, Harri, Harrie, Harry and Hiro. Other suggested similar names are Arry, Barry, Berry, Corry, Cory, Cowry, Curry, Darry, Derry, Dory, Garry, Gerry, Hardy, Harly, Harvy, Henry, Hobey, Horsly (see Horsley), Horst, Hurly, Jerry, Jorry, Jory, Kerry, Korry, Kory, Larry, Lorry, Morry, Murry, Orry, Parry, Perry, Rorry, Rory, Terry, Torry and Tory. These names tend to be more commonly used than Horry.