|Number in U.S||👶 705,000|
|Rate in 2021||17|
|Name origin||🌍 German|
Henry is on of the most common French name for boys. It’s believed to Henry came from the French name Henri, which in turn is thought to be derived from an old German name Heimeric, that means “house ruler.” The name is made up of two parts: “Heim,” which means home and “Ric,” which means ruler. Henry is also a common surname in Ireland and France
the exact origin of the name is often debated , even thought it's usually traced to French and German roots. The most famous Henry , might be Henry VIII, a controversial King of England wich had six wives and beheaded two because they couldn’t have sons for him.
Henry is a very popular name in the United States and English speaking countries across the world. In 2007, Henry was on the top 100 most popular names for boys name ranking list in Australia, England, Wales, and the United States. According to 2020 data from the SSA , Henry is the ninth most popular name for boys in the United States