Henry

Origin/Usage
Germanic
EDITOR LISTS
Old Fashioned
Pronunciation
HEN-ree
Meaning
Ruler of the house

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Henry is another wonderful timeless name. It recalls all the famous Henrys including Henry Ford, Henry David Thoreau, and Henry Fonda.Henry is another wonderful timeless name. It recalls all the famous Henrys including Henry Ford, Henry David Thoreau, and Henry Fonda.Henry originates in Germanic languages and means "ruler of the house". It has been one of the most popular masculine given names over centuries, and in different spellings all over the world. It was a favorite name in royal circles, given to numerous kings of England, France and Castile, as well as to six Holy Roman Emperors. More recently, the famous bearers include Henry James, a British writer, and Henry Ford, the founder of the Ford Motor Company. Henry functions as a surname as well, mainly in French language.

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'Henry' in Movies

Jurassic World (2015)

Dr. Henry Wu

It (2017)

Henry Bowers

The Americans

Henry Jennings

Safe

Henry Mason

Once Upon a Time

Henry Mills

Marcella

Henry Gibson

Blue Bloods

Henry Reagan

Mad Men

Henry Francis

True Detective

Henry Hays

The 15:17 to Paris (2018)

Mr. Henry

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