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Henri

First Name
5k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
700
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Henri

"Henri" is a name of French origin, and it means "Ruler of the Home". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Notable Persons Named Henri

Henri Matisse was an artist in the fields of painting, printmaking, sculpture, and drawing. Henri was given the name Henri-Émile-Benoît Matisse on December 31st, 1869 in Le Cateau-Cambrésis, Nord. He died on November 3rd, 1954.

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Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec was an artist. Henri was given the name Henri Marie Raymond de Toulouse-Lautrec-Monfa on November 24th, 1864 in Albi, Tarn, France. He breathed his last breath on September 9th, 1901.

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Guy de Maupassant was a naturalism (literature) and realism (arts) writer. Guy was given the name Henri René Albert Guy de Maupassant on August 5th, 1850 in Tourville-sur-Arques. He passed away on July 6th, 1893.

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Henri Cartier-Bresson was a photographer and painter. Henri was born on August 22nd, 1908 in Chanteloup-en-Brie, France. He died on August 3rd, 2004.

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Henri is royalty. His most notable accomplishments were from 2000 to present. Henri was born as the child of Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, and Princess Joséphine Charlotte of Belgium on April 16th, 1955 in Betzdorf Castle.

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Henri was born on July 29th, 1841 in Istanbul. He breathed his last breath on November 19th, 1925.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Henri

Henri is royalty. His most notable accomplishments were from 2000 to present. Henri was born as the child of Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, and Princess Joséphine Charlotte of Belgium on April 16th, 1955 in Betzdorf Castle.

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Robert Earle Henri was an artist in the field of painting. Robert was given the name Robert Henry Cozad on June 24th, 1865 in Cincinnati. He left this life on July 12th, 1929.

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Count of Chambord Henri was royalty. He was most active from 1830 to 1830. Count was born as the child of Charles Ferdinand, Duke of Berry, Marie-Caroline de Bourbon-Sicile, and duchesse de Berry on September 29th, 1820 in Tuileries Palace. He passed away on August 24th, 1883.

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Louis Henri was royalty. He holds the title Prince of Condé, Duke of Bourbon, and Prime Minister of France. Louis was born as the child of Louis, Prince of Condé (1668–1710), Louise Françoise de Bourbon, and Duchess of Bourbon on August 18th, 1692 in Palace of Versailles. He passed away on January 27th, 1740.

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Adrian Henri was a writer. Adrian was born on April 10th, 1932 in Birkenhead, Cheshire, England. He left this life on December 20th, 2000.

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He holds the title Duke of Orleans. He was most prominent from 16 to 16. Nicolas was born as the child of Henry IV of France and Marie de' Medici on April 16th, 1607. He left this life on November 17th, 1611.

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How popular is the baby name Henri in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1885 5 0 5
1887 6 0 6
1888 8 0 8
1896 8 0 8
1900 5 0 5
1904 7 7 0
1905 5 0 5
1906 7 0 7
1907 6 0 6
1909 6 0 6
1911 14 0 14
1912 16 0 16
1913 23 6 17
1914 23 5 18
1915 34 9 25
1916 43 12 31
1917 43 12 31
1918 52 15 37
1919 43 15 28
1920 42 10 32
1921 40 10 30
1922 32 9 23
1923 36 8 28
1924 42 10 32
1925 46 17 29
1926 48 11 37
1927 38 9 29
1928 41 5 36
1929 39 6 33
1930 48 9 39
1931 39 6 33
1932 33 9 24
1933 24 0 24
1934 47 12 35
1935 34 10 24
1936 29 10 19
1937 33 13 20
1938 43 14 29
1939 30 8 22
1940 46 21 25
1941 40 16 24
1942 44 14 30
1943 48 16 32
1944 43 18 25
1945 39 13 26
1946 46 14 32
1947 46 22 24
1948 43 16 27
1949 36 13 23
1950 62 16 46
1951 46 13 33
1952 44 13 31
1953 56 17 39
1954 53 12 41
1955 43 9 34
1956 53 7 46
1957 42 10 32
1958 49 15 34
1959 38 13 25
1960 52 10 42
1961 45 6 39
1962 26 0 26
1963 42 0 42
1964 39 9 30
1965 40 8 32
1966 38 0 38
1967 46 6 40
1968 22 0 22
1969 25 0 25
1970 37 0 37
1971 32 0 32
1972 27 0 27
1973 31 0 31
1974 32 0 32
1975 24 0 24
1976 20 0 20
1977 28 0 28
1978 21 0 21
1979 35 0 35
1980 34 0 34
1981 28 0 28
1982 28 0 28
1983 30 0 30
1984 31 0 31
1985 34 0 34
1986 34 6 28
1987 30 0 30
1988 31 0 31
1989 42 0 42
1990 32 0 32
1991 35 0 35
1992 37 0 37
1993 51 5 46
1994 39 0 39
1995 35 0 35
1996 52 0 52
1997 61 0 61
1998 61 0 61
1999 51 0 51
2000 49 0 49
2001 59 0 59
2002 62 0 62
2003 66 0 66
2004 77 0 77
2005 68 0 68
2006 75 0 75
2007 73 0 73
2008 81 0 81
2009 91 0 91
2010 65 0 65
2011 96 0 96
2012 97 6 91
2013 95 0 95
2014 98 0 98
2015 109 6 103
2016 127 8 119

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Popularity of Henri as a first name

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Popularity of Henri as a last name

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Common last names for Henri

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  • Bourque
  • Pelletier
  • Gagnon
  • Michaud

Common first names for Henri

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Henri U.S.
  White 57.43% 64.26%
  African American 31.86% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.14% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 6.71% 16.26%

Of Last Name Henri

People with the last name Henri are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Henri

  • What name lists does Henri rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Henri? Henri is the 3,795th most popular name of all time. As a last name Henri was the 32,792nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Henri have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,861 babies born with the first name Henri in the United States. That's more than enough people named Henri to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Henri? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1885 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Henri first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Henri is Monday, August 28th, 1871.
  • What year had the most people named Henri born? The highest recorded use of the first name Henri was in 2016 with a total of 119 babies.
  • Random Henri Factoid: According to the 2002 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Henri is not a popular baby boy's name in North Carolina. Imagine that, only 5 babies in North Carolina have the same name as you in 2002.
  • Weird things about the name Henri: Your name in reverse order is Irneh. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rihen. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Henri? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 700 people with the last name Henri.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Henri? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Henri as their last name since less than 1 person in 417k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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