AHN-ree; HEHN-ree
French and Finnish variation of Henry, German
"estate ruler"

Henri Origin and Meaning

The name Henri is a boy's name of French origin meaning "estate ruler".

The chic Euro spelling of Henry is rising along with the original form.

# 910 in the US

Henri Rank in US Top 1000

Henri Popularity

Famous People Named Henri

  • Henri Albert Gabriel Felix Marie GuillaumeGrand Duke of Luxembourg
  • HenriÉmile,Benoît Matisse, French painter
  • Henri Marie Raymond de ToulouseLautrec, French painter
  • HenriLouis Bergson, French philosopher
  • FrancoisHenri Pinault, French billionaire
  • Henri Victor RegnaultFrench chemist and physicist
  • Henri BecquerelFrench physicist, discoverer of radioactivity
  • Henri BendelAmerican businessman, fashioner designer and philanthopist
  • Henri Eugène Philippe LouisPrince of Orléans, Duke of Aumale, son of King Louis,Philippe of France
  • Henri Robert Ferdinand Marie Louis Philippe d'OrléansCount of Paris; former claimant to the French throne as Henry VI
  • Henri Philippe Pierre Marie d'OrléansCount of Paris; claimant to the French throne as Henry VII
  • Henri Philippe MariePrince of Orléans, son of Prince Robert, Duke of Chartres
  • Cosimo Henri Hansenson of Marissa Ribisi and Beck Hansen

Henri in Pop Culture

  • Henria French pigeon in animated film An American Tail
  • "Henrile Chat Noir," web series about an existential cat
  • Henri Salvatoremain character in 2013 film "Henri"
  • Henri(ahnREE), dog in Louise Penny's Armand Gamache mystery series