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Heinrich Meaning


What does Heinrich mean?

The name Heinrich is of German origin.

The meaning of Heinrich is "home ruler, ruler of the estate".

Heinrich is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 8 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Hei-nrich.

The Given Name Heinrich

Heinrich is a form of Henry. See Henry for further details.

Heinrich appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.

This 2 syllable name has spirit and a positive vibe.

A mesmerizing name that will be adored by parents.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Heinrich Boll, Heinrich Brüning, and Heinrich Heine.

Heinrich Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 7,252 in baby name popularity for boys with 11 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 4,509 in baby name popularity for boys with 22 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

View the Heinrich Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Heinrich has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Heinrich to other names.

Heinrich Related Names

Heinrich is a form of Henry.

Variants of the name Heinrich include Hinrich.

The names Heinrike, Hinrik are all forms of Heinrich.

Heinrich has the diminutives (nicknames) Heiko, Heine, Heiner, Heino, Heinz.

Famous Heinrichs

  • Heinrich Boll ~ Nobel Prize for Literature 1972
  • Heinrich Brüning ~ German Chancellor (1930-1932)
  • Heinrich Heine ~ Writer
  • Heinrich I the Fowler ~ German King (919-936)
  • Heinrich II ~ German King (1002-1024)
  • Heinrich II Jasomirgott ~ Austrian Ruler (1156-1177)
  • Heinrich III ~ German King (1039-1056)
  • Heinrich IV ~ German King (1056-1105)
  • Heinrich Lübke ~ German President (1959-1969)
  • Heinrich of Treviso ~ Saint
  • Heinrich Otto Wieland ~ Nobel Prize for Chemistry 1927
  • Heinrich Rohrer ~ Nobel Prize for Physics 1986
  • Heinrich Schliemann ~ Scientist
  • Heinrich Schutz ~ Musician
  • Heinrich Seuse ~ Saint
  • Heinrich V ~ German King (1105-1125)
  • Heinrich VI ~ German King (1190-1197)
  • Heinrich VII ~ German King (1308-1313)

Heinrich Numerology

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Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Heinrich.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Heinrich Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Heinrich in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Heinrich.

Just for fun, see the name Heinrich in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Heinrich in Nautical Flags page.