What does Parry mean?
Parry /par-ry/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Old Welsh origin, and the meaning of Parry is "son of Harry". Also an English variant of Perry. Composer Hubert Parry.
Parry has 1 more related form via Perry: Perrie.Kreatif forms: Padry, Paxry, Peory. [more]
How popular is Parry?
Parry is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a very prominent surname for all people (#3240 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is an analysis of the usage of the boy name Parry and corresponding names. The only prominent alternative form of Parry (outside Top 1000) rated in the Top 1000 is Perry. This boy name reached the peak of its popularity during 1880-1889 (usage of 0.889%) and has become significantly less popular since, with Perry becoming less in vogue. (2014 Birth Statistics)