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Harry boy

First name origins & meanings:

  1. Old German: Commander
  2. Old English: Army ruler
  3. German: Ruler of the household
  4. German: House ruler

First name variations: Hereld, Hal, Hiraldo, Harild, Haryld, Herald, Herold, Heronim, Heryld, Harolda, Harrel, Harrell, Heroldo, Herlad, Herrold, Herrick, Herryck, Harold, Harris, Harrison, Harray, Harrey, Harri, Harrie, Hary, Henri, Hal, Hawkin, Hawkins, Harrison, Harris, Henriot, Heinrich, Heinz, Henke, Henryk, Hank, Henny, Henderson, Hawke, Enrique, Enrico, Enzio, Parry, Petty, Henry

Last name origins & meanings:

  1. English (mainly South Wales and southwestern England): from the medieval personal name Harry, which was the usual vernacular form of Henry, with assimilation of the consonantal cluster and regular Middle English change of -er- to -ar-.
  2. French: from the Germanic personal name Hariric, composed of the elements hari, heri ‘army’ + rīc ‘power(ful)’.

Famous people with this first name: Harry Connick, Harry Hamlin

Famous people who gave their babies this name: Richard Dreyfuss, Terry Gilliam, David Letterman, Annie Potts, Stephanie Seymour, John Slattery, Charles Mountbatten-Windsor - Prince of England, Diana Spencer - Princess of England

This name appears in the following lists: Favorite Children's Book/Show Characters, Presidents' Kids, Rock Kings and Queens, U.S. Presidents

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