Harri - boys name

Harri name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 92%

Harri name meaning:

The name Harri is a variant of the name Harry, which has English origins. It is commonly used as a masculine given name. The name Harry itself is derived from the name Henry, which comes from the Germanic name Heinrich. The name Heinrich is composed of the elements "heim", meaning "home", and "ric", meaning "ruler" or "king". Therefore, the name Harry, and by extension Harri, can be interpreted to mean "ruler of the home" or "king of the household".

In addition to its meaning, the name Harri has historical significance as it has been associated with several notable figures. For instance, Prince Henry of Wales, commonly known as Prince Harry, is a well-known bearer of this name. He is the younger son of Prince Charles and the late Princess Diana of Wales, and the grandson of Queen Elizabeth II. His royal status has contributed to the popularity of the name Harri, making it a favored choice for parents who seek a name with regal connotations.


Related names

Harri , Hattie , Hatty

Other boys names beginning with H


Overall UK ranking: 407 out of 4789

105 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Wales (32)

Historical popularity of Harri

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