German diminutive of Heinrich
"estate ruler"

Heinz Origin and Meaning

The name Heinz is a boy's name of German origin.

Heinz has become a cartoonish German name, prone to ketchup teasing.

Famous People Named Heinz

  • Heinz Alfred "Henry" KissingerGerman,born U.S. Secretary of State
  • Heinz Ludwig AnsbacherGerman,American psychologist

Heinz in Pop Culture

  • Heinzbrand of ketchup and other condiments
  • Heinz Wellerserial killer and megalomaniac main character of the horror novel "Hello, My Name Is Heinz"
  • Heinz Doofenshmirtcharacter in Disney XD show Phineas and Ferb, from the fictional Germanic country of Drusselstein

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