Nicknames for Henry. 42 Charming Variations, Meanings, and Middle Names

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With so many variations and nicknames for Henry, you likely already know more than one. This classic name, suited for royalty, is also quite charming and cute. So have a read, and choose your favorite nickname for your little prince.

Henry Name Meaning:

The name Henry means “rules his home” and is derived from Old French. 

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Common Nicknames for Henry

  1. Harry
  2. Hank
  3. Hal
  4. Huck
  5. Ry
  6. Hen
  7. Hens
  8. Heinz
  9. Harri
  10. Haz
Middle names and Nicknames for Henry
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Henry Variations

Enrico, Enzo, AmerigoItalian
Henrik, Hendrik, HinrikScandinavian 
Henning, Hattie, Hettie, Heinrich, Heimirich, Heinz, Hinnerk, Emerich, EmmerichGerman
Henny, Harriet, Harriett, Henri, Herry, AymericFrench
Enrique, Americo Spanish
Hein, HendrikDutch
Heiki, Indrek, Hindrek, Enn, EnnoEstonian 

Variations and Nicknames for Henry

  • Heinrich
  • Henrik
  • Endika
  • Enric
  • Hendrick
  • Henricus
  • Heimirich
  • Harry
  • Indrek
  • Henri
  • Henrikki
  • Anri
  • Hinrik
  • Anraí
  • Einrí
  • Arrigo
  • Enrico
  • Henrikas
  • Hinnerk
  • Hinrich
  • Herry
  • Henryk
  • Henrique
  • Eanraig
  • Hendry
  • Enrique
  • Henning
  • Heike
  • Heiko
  • Hein
  • Henk
  • Hennie
  • Henny
  • Rik
  • Hal
  • Hank
  • Harry
  • Harri
  • Heikki
  • Heike
  • Heiko
  • Heinz
  • Henning
  • Enzo
  • Rico

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Middle Names For Henry

Although there are no hard and fast rules, a name like Henry would best be paired with a short one-syllable name (like Henry Troy,) or a longer three-syllable name (like Henry Atticus) rather than two syllables. Of course, there are many formidable exceptions, like Henry Griffin.

Henry also sounds better with a strong and classic middle name rather than something ultra-modern. For example, Henry Alexander carries more weight than Henry Ace (although the latter sounds pretty cool as well.)

Here are a few more ideas:

  • Henry Alexander
  • Henry Andreas
  • Henry Arthur
  • Henry Atticus
  • Henry Beau
  • Henry Bernard
  • Henry Blaze
  • Henry Cameron
  • Henry Chase
  • Henry Dean
  • Henry Elijah
  • Henry Everest
  • Henry Fitz
  • Henry Godric
  • Henry Grey
  • Henry Griffin
  • Henry James
  • Henry Jackson
  • Henry Jude
  • Henry Kane
  • Henry Knight
  • Henry Leonidas
  • Henry Maverick
  • Henry Max
  • Henry Montgomery
  • Henry Oswald
  • Henry Rex
  • Henry Roman
  • Henry Scott
  • Henry Stark
  • Henry Troy

Famous Henrys

We told you that you that with all the nicknames for Henry – you probably already know one, and that’s certainly true for ancient royalty as well as in film, no matter what generation of cinema you prefer.

Henry In Films

Henry Cavill (Man of Steel)

Henry Winkler (The Fonz)

Henry Thomas (E.T.)

Henry Fonda (12 Angry Men)

Brian Tyree Henry (Spiderman) 

Henry Czerny (Mission Impossible)

Henry Golding (Crazy Rich Asians)

Lenny Henry (Rings of Power) 


Kings of England

  • Henry I of England
  • Henry II of England
  • Henry III of England
  • Henry IV of England
  • Henry V of England
  • Henry VI of England
  • Henry VII of England
  • Henry VIII of England

Kings of Germany

  • Henry the Fowler
  • Henry II, Holy Roman Emperor
  • Henry III, Holy Roman Emperor
  • Henry IV, Holy Roman Emperor
  • Henry V, Holy Roman Emperor
  • Henry VI, Holy Roman Emperor
  • Henry VII, Holy Roman Emperor

Kings of France

  • Henry I of France
  • Henry II of France

Feminine Forms for Henry

  • Henrietta
  • Henrika
  • Harriette 

Nicknames For Henry – FAQ

Is Huck a nickname for Henry?

Yes, Huck is a nickname for Henry. A few other common nicknames for Henry include: Harry, Hal, Ry, Hen, Hens, Heinz, Harri, and Haz.

Is Henry a nice name?

Henry is a very nice male name that is derived from Old French and means “ruler of his home.” The name Henry has a long royal history – with many English and French kings bearing that name. There are also many interesting variations and nicknames for the name Henry.

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