Henrik

Henrik - A very unique male name



  Sep 22,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Henrik appeared on the charts for the first time in 1997 on position #3265. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Henrik and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Henrik? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Henrik. The baby boy name Henrik was given to 82 baby boys in 2012, ranking #1299 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 20,013 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Henrik peaked in popularity 5 years ago in 2012 on position 1299.



Famous with this name

Henrik Norlén
Henrik Grassman
Poul-Henrik Trampe


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Henrik is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Henrik is currently topping the baby name charts in Minnesota at position #222 - and is the least popular in California at position #1,463.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Henrik is where you live.


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Henrik origin and meaning

Henrik is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Henrik, pop culture references for the name Henrik and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Henrik

We've found the following names that sound similar to Henrik, sorted by popularity.

Henrique / Heinrich /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20121299
20111385
20101656
20091685
20081730
20071992
20063937
20053415
20042576
20023566
20013173
19992831
19982777
19973265

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Minnesota222
Michigan589
Washington645
Wisconsin792
Illinois1248
New York1248
California1463

Even more about Henrik


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Henrik a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Henrik?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2012
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Henrik
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 20,013
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1997
2012 births +82

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