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Name Hendrik

Origin:From Old High German words for home, homeland and rich, powerful, powerTools:

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About the name Hendrik in particular

Languages of use:Dutch
Short forms:Henk, Rik
US 2015 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Endrik, Hendrick, Hendrix, Henrik, Jendrik, Bendik, Cedrik, Endrit, Enrik, Hendrikje     Details
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About Henry/Henrietta, the group of names with the same origin as Hendrik

Language of origin:Old High German
Info about origin, male:old Germanic two-element name, brought to Britain by the Normans
 name of eight kings of England and many other rulers and kings
Words:heima = the home, the homeland  Old High German
 rihhi = rich, powerful, the power, the ruler  Old High German
Topics:Two-element name
Variants' top ranks:1:Harry England+Wales 2012,  4:Henrik Norway 2014,  4:Enrik Albania 2012,  10:Heinz Germany 2005,  13:Henry Zurich 2014,  17:Henrique Brazil 2012,  17:Heikki Finland 2014,  17:Jette Denmark 2005,  18:Henri Estonia 2014,  25:Heike Germany 2005
Somehow related to:Amerigo
Old/original forms:Heimerich Old High German
Name variants:Enrica, Harriet, Hattie, Heike, Heinrika, Heinrike, Hendrikje, Hendrina, Henna, Henni, Hennie, Henny, Henrietta, Henriette, Henrika, Henrike, Henryka, Jette, Jetty, Arrigo, Endrik, Enrico, Enrik, Enriko, Enrique, Enzio, Haiko, Hank, Harry, Heikki, Heiko, Heine, Heiner, Heino, Heinrich, Heinz, Hendrick, Hendrik, Henk, Henner, Henning, Henri, Henrick, Henrik, Henriko, Henrique, Henry, Hinrich, Hinrik, Jendrik, Ricco, Rico, Rik, Riko, Rikus   Sortable list   Details

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Belgium prevalence 2013 126
NetherlandsGraph2014 95,  2012 89,  2011 83,  2010 81,  2009 81,  2008 66
Switzerland 1997 671
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