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Henri Meaning


What does Henri mean?

The name Henri is of French and Finnish origin.

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

Henri is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Hen-ri.

The Given Name Henri

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

Embraced by many parents, the name Henri, is one of warmth and cheerfullness.

Stylish yet mesmerizing, the name is a great blend of character and flair.

Henri is unique yet compelling due to its sophisticated and chic nature.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Henri Becquerel, and Henri Bedimo.

Henri Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 1,464 in baby name popularity for boys with 118 occurrences. It ranked 12,875 in baby name popularity for girls with 7 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,484 in baby name popularity for boys with 113 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Henri has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Henri Name Popularity Page.

Henri Related Names

Henri is a form of Henry.

The names Harry, Henna, Henriette are all forms of Henri.

Famous Henris

  • Henri ~ 1 hurricane, 3 storms
  • Henri Becquerel ~ Scientist, Nobel Prize for Physics 1903
  • Henri Bedimo ~ Soccer Player
  • Henri Bergson ~ Nobel Prize for Literature 1927
  • Henri Brisson ~ French Prime Minister (1885-1886; 1898)
  • Henri Cartier Bresson ~ Artist
  • Henri de Toulouse Lautrec ~ Artist
  • Henri Dunant ~ Nobel Prize for Peace 1901
  • Henri I ~ French King (1031-1060)
  • Henri II ~ French King (1547-1559)
  • Henri III ~ French King (1574-1589)
  • Henri IV ~ French King (1589-1610)
  • Henri La Fontaine ~ Nobel Prize for Peace 1913
  • Henri Matisse ~ Artist
  • Henri Moissan ~ Nobel Prize for Chemistry 1906
  • Henri Nestle ~ Business Mogul
  • Henri Queuille ~ French Prime Minister (1948-1949; 1950; 1951)
  • Henri Richard ~ Ice Hockey Player
  • Henri Rousseau ~ Artist

Henri Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Henri.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

Children named Henri are often responsible and wiry but most of all they are read more >>

Henri Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Henri.

Just for fun, see the name Henri 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 Henri in Nautical Flags page.