Harry is a masculine name of German origin. Meaning "home ruler" this name could be perfect for the little majesty of your heart. However, it's very likely that this name has been ringing in your ears since you fell in love with the magical series, Harry Potter rather than the age-old definition. The "boy who lived" is known for his tenacity and we're sure baby will be, too.
Famous People Named Harry
Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
- Harry Connick Jr.Actor
- Harry HoudiniMagician
- Harry StylesSinger
- Harry TrumanUnited States President
- Prince HarryRoyalty
- HarryPrincess Diana and Prince Charles
Harry Name Popularity Data
The Bump Ranking
Overall:Harry is currently #823 on The Bump
Boy:Harry is currently #211 on The Bump Boy Names
Overall:Harry is currently #1447 in U.S. births
Boy:Harry is currently #495 in U.S. births
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Behind the Name, Harry January 2022
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Name Doctor, Harry
Online Etymology Dictionary, harry (v.)
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