Nicknames For Harry: 35 Of The Best Harry Nicknames
Looking For Nicknames For Harry? Read This List Of The Best Harry Nicknames
Thinking Of Picking Harry As A Baby Name? Here Are 35 Of The Best Harry Nicknames
If you love the name Harry and are thinking of picking it for your baby, you might be looking for nicknames for Harry. Read this post for 35 Harry nicknames.
Harry is itself a nickname for Henry, a old-fashioned baby name that’s back in style. However, Harry is a strong and popular baby name in its own right.
We also look at what the name Harry means, how popular it is and where it appears on the baby name lists.
What Does The Name Harry Mean?
Harry is a nickname for Henry, which has French and Germanic origins, and is from the Old German name Haimirich, which is from the Germanic word heim. The main meaning is taken to be ‘ruler of the home.’
As well as Harry Potter from children’s literature, in the UK, Henry is a classic royal name. There have been eight kings of England named Henry, and it’s the real name of Prince Harry.
If you’re a fan of royal baby names, read our list for more inspo.
If you want to pick the name Henry, read our nicknames for Henry.
How Popular Is Harry As A Baby Name?
How popular is Harry as a name?
In the US, Harry is the 722th most popular name for boys.
Henry as a full name is the 9th most popular name for boys in America.
In the UK, Harry as a stand-alone name appears in the top 10 at number 7, and as given to 3089 boys according to the 2022 baby name list
Henry was the 10th most popular name, and was given to 2912 boys.
Is Harry Short For Henry? What Else Can Harry Be Short For?
Yes, Harry is short for Henry and it’s a common nickname. Prince Harry, for example, is a Henry.
If you’re looking for another name Harry can be short for, Harry can also be short for Harrison if you’d prefer.
35 Nick names For The Name Harry
Here are 35 Harry nicknames:
Cute And Funny Nicknames For Harry
Here are funny nicknames for Harry:
- H Bear
- Prince Harry
- Harry Potter
Need Middle Names For Harry?
Looking for middle names for Harry? Read our list of 150 one syllable boy names unusual boy names and list of 101 unisex names.
You could even pick a royal baby name. Don’t pick Henry though!
In Need Of More Baby Name Inspo?
- Read more boy’s name nickname posts: nicknames for Oscar, nicknames for Noah, nicknames for Arthur and Archie, nicknames for George, nicknames for Oliver and nicknames for Alexander and 250+ boys names
- Expecting a girl? Read our unusual names for girls and flower names for girls
- If you’re pregnant, read my pregnancy diary and read everything they don’t tell you in NCT classes and what no-one tells you about your body after pregnancy
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