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Harry (Boy Name) Harry - Meaning, Popularity and Origin of Harry

Origin: Old German
Meaning: "home ruler"
Popularity Rank: #709 (2011) Show heat map of popularity by state

Meaning of Harry

Harry is a boy's name of Old German origin meaning "home ruler". Harry can also be used as a girl's name too.

Some variations on the name Harry include: Hal, Harrie, Heimrich

Popularity of Harry

Harry is a rare name for a boy.

The last time Harry was in the top 1000 most popular names was in 2011, where it ranked 709. The highest popularity rank Harry has ever been was in 1889 when Harry reached a rank of 8.

Click here to see a full breakdown of popularity by year from 1880 to the present for the name Harry.

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Other Ways to Write Harry

The name Harry in Braille:

Braille Letter h
Braille Letter a
Braille Letter r
Braille Letter r
Braille Letter y

The name Harry in American Sign Language (ASL):

ASL Letter hASL Letter aASL Letter rASL Letter rASL Letter y

The name Harry in Nautical Flags:

Nautical Flag Letter hNautical Flag Letter aNautical Flag Letter rNautical Flag Letter rNautical Flag Letter y