US Popularity:6736
Origin:German
Other Origin(s):Dutch, Scandinavian
Meaning:Home ruler
Henny may be a shortened form of multiple names beginning with “Hen,” such as Henry, Henrietta, Henriette, Henrikke, Heinrich, and others. Most of these names derive from the Old German name Heimeric, meaning “home ruler.” As well as being a nickname, Henny is also sometimes used as a given name in Germany, Scandinavia, and the Netherlands. In the former two countries, it’s mostly used for girls, while in the Netherlands it’s more commonly used for boys. You may opt to use this versatile name as a nickname for one of its longer forms, or as a name on its own.

Henny Name Popularity Data

U.S. Births

Overall:Henny is currently #6736 in U.S. births
Boy:Henny is currently #8755 in U.S. births
Girl:Henny is currently #6949 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

Year:
2023
Gender:
Girl
#6949
in 2023
- 1783
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data

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