Prénom Henri - Meaning and origin

Origin of first name:

Ancient, French, Germanic

Meaning of the name:

From germain heim, "house, home," and rik, "mighty."


Popular throughout Europe, it was the name of several French and English monarchs.

The French director Henri Étiévant (1870-1953), the constitutional sovereign of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg Henri, the King of Navarre Henri de Bourbon (1553-1610), the French tennis player Henri Cochet, the French comedian Henri Garcin, the French painter Henri Matisse, the French writers Henri Bosco, Henri Coulonges and Henri Barbusse.

St. Henry, heir to the throne of Bavaria, did not repudiate his wife when she confessed her infertility, and tried to keep the unity of the Holy Roman Empire.

His character :

Henri is a brave man who does not let himself be overwhelmed by problems, no matter how serious they are. On the contrary, it always comes out of the tests stronger, more experienced and smarter. Passionate about everything he undertakes, Henri is deeply involved in all his projects. Thus, he always manages to achieve his goals with brilliance thanks to his insurance and his go-getter.


Henry, Hank, Harry, Harriet, Enrique.

His party :

The Henri are celebrated on July 13th.

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