Danish and Hungarian variation of Henry
"estate ruler"

Henrik Origin and Meaning

The name Henrik is a boy's name of Hungarian origin.

The long history and solid usage of Henry has infiltrated other cultures, where a number of variations experience the same degree of popularity. In the US, Henrik first entered the Top 1000 in 2014. In Norway, Henrik is a mega popular choice.

Henrik Ibsen was a Norwegian playwright, perhaps best known for his 1879 play A Doll's House.

# 976 in the US

Henrik Rank in US Top 1000

# 1012 on Nameberry

Henrik Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Henrik Popularity

Famous People Named Henrik

  • Henrik (born Henri Marie Jean André de Laborde de Monpezat)Prince Consort of Queen Margrethe II of Denmark
  • Henrik Johan IbsenNorwegian playwright
  • (Carl) Henrik ZetterbergSwedish ice hockey player
  • Henrik Lars SedinSwedish ice hockey player
  • Henrik Edward LarssonSwedish footballer
  • (Björn) Henrik LundqvistSwedish ice hockey player
  • Henrik PontoppidanDanish novelist
  • (Carl Peter) Henrik DamDanish biochemist and Nobel Prize winner
  • Henrik HolmNorwegian actor
  • Henrik Carl Joachim Alain (b. 2009)Prince of Denmark; son of Prince Joachim

Henrik in Pop Culture

  • Henrik Mikaelsoncharacter on TV's "The Vampire Diaries"
  • Henrik Hanssencharacter on TV's "Holby City"