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Henrik Meaning


What does Henrik mean?

The name Henrik is of German and Scandinavian origin.

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

Henrik is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Hen-rik.

The Given Name Henrik

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

Henrik is a name with class.

An auspicious name, it is one that will be admired.

Although often used, your refined little Henrik, is sure to make it all his own.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Henrik Dam, Henrik Ibsen, and Henrik Kristoffersen.

Henrik Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 748 in baby name popularity for boys with 313 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 802 in baby name popularity for boys with 284 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

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

Henrik Related Names

Henrik is a form of Henry.

The names Henrika, Henrikas, Henrike, Henrikki are all forms of Henrik.

Henrik has the diminutive (nickname) Henning.

Famous Henriks

  • Henrik Dam ~ Nobel Prize for Medicine 1943
  • Henrik Ibsen ~ Writer
  • Henrik Kristoffersen ~ Skier
  • Henrik Pontoppidan ~ Nobel Prize for Literature 1917

Henrik Numerology

What will your new littleHenrik be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Henrik are often caring and cooperative but most of all they are read more >>

Henrik Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Henrik.

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