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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Herny

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Alt. Meaning

H is for hardy, can't keep you down!

E is for extra, those little things you do!

R is for righteous, you know when you're right.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

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Popularity of Herny as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Herny U.S.
  White 57.60% 64.26%
  African American 32.80% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 7.20% 16.26%

Of Last Name Herny

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

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Fun Facts about the name Herny

  • How Popular is the name Herny? Herny is the 28,506th most popular name of all time. As a last name Herny was the 134,712th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Herny have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 177 babies born with the first name Herny in the United States. That's more than enough people named Herny to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Herny? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1915 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Herny first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Herny is Tuesday, May 1st, 1883.
  • What year had the most people named Herny born? The highest recorded use of the first name Herny was in 1960 with a total of 11 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Herny: Your name in reverse order is Ynreh. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Hrney. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Herny? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 125 people with the last name Herny.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Herny? Herny is one of the most unique last names recorded.

What Hernys Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Herny born Jul 31, 1945

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Austria approximately on 1550. Your profession was chemist, alchemist, and poison manufacturer.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.

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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).