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Harry Name Popularity

How popular is the name Harry? Here’s everything we know.

Year Rank # Births % Births
1910 16 1,961 0.557%
1911 13 2,530 0.6794%
1912 16 4,614 0.9149%
1913 15 5,457 0.9625%
1914 19 6,585 0.9449%
1915 19 8,467 0.9319%
1916 19 8,476 0.8774%
1917 19 8,854 0.885%
1918 20 9,896 0.9221%
1919 20 8,989 0.8584%
1920 21 9,408 0.8461%
1921 21 9,725 0.8493%
1922 22 9,078 0.8148%
1923 22 9,264 0.8271%
1924 22 9,114 0.7848%
1925 23 8,610 0.7618%
1926 25 8,211 0.7465%
1927 25 8,018 0.7244%
1928 26 7,607 0.711%
1929 27 7,136 0.6889%
1930 28 6,844 0.6552%
1931 30 6,040 0.612%
1932 32 5,699 0.5768%
1933 35 5,136 0.5513%
1934 36 5,095 0.5271%
1935 37 5,052 0.5199%
1936 39 4,926 0.5114%
1937 41 4,810 0.4881%
1938 44 4,815 0.4703%
1939 45 4,656 0.4577%
1940 47 4,678 0.4401%
1941 48 5,058 0.4494%
1942 48 5,623 0.4453%
1943 50 5,709 0.4373%
1944 49 5,473 0.4416%
1945 47 5,650 0.4633%
1946 50 6,027 0.4085%
1947 54 6,509 0.3899%
1948 57 5,945 0.3724%
1949 59 5,538 0.3443%
1950 61 5,375 0.3338%
1951 70 5,299 0.3125%
1952 74 4,996 0.2862%
1953 83 4,570 0.2582%
1954 86 4,351 0.238%
1955 89 4,131 0.2246%
1956 95 3,916 0.2073%
1957 100 3,791 0.197%
1958 111 3,573 0.1891%
1959 120 3,271 0.1722%
1960 124 3,008 0.1588%
1961 131 2,730 0.1446%
1962 135 2,599 0.1416%
1963 138 2,482 0.1383%
1964 136 2,385 0.1355%
1965 146 2,091 0.1279%
1966 144 1,974 0.1264%
1967 148 1,867 0.123%
1968 153 1,751 0.1166%
1969 171 1,607 0.1043%
1970 169 1,680 0.1056%
1971 175 1,509 0.1004%
1972 182 1,303 0.0957%
1973 189 1,179 0.0909%
1974 206 1,044 0.0803%
1975 205 1,035 0.0805%
1976 216 930 0.0722%
1977 227 924 0.0685%
1978 232 875 0.0651%
1979 240 880 0.0624%
1980 255 829 0.0567%
1981 258 804 0.0547%
1982 270 750 0.0502%
1983 276 713 0.0483%
1984 286 686 0.0461%
1985 269 747 0.0492%
1986 307 633 0.0419%
1987 307 667 0.0437%
1988 323 633 0.0406%
1989 321 709 0.0439%
1990 372 583 0.0352%
1991 369 596 0.0366%
1992 369 599 0.0375%
1993 411 526 0.0337%
1994 426 501 0.0326%
1995 453 460 0.0305%
1996 474 418 0.0279%
1997 485 393 0.0266%
1998 461 445 0.0297%
1999 490 410 0.0274%
2000 526 377 0.0247%
2001 516 394 0.0261%
2002 525 392 0.0262%
2003 528 403 0.0265%
2004 543 385 0.0253%
2005 528 423 0.0277%
2006 589 376 0.024%
2007 585 395 0.025%
2008 643 335 0.0217%
2009 652 332 0.0222%
2010 665 306 0.0212%
2011 699 280 0.0197%
2012 718 270 0.0189%
2013 683 295 0.0207%
2014 708 286 0.0196%
2015 762 248 0.017%
2016 668 313 0.0217%
2017 641 340 0.0244%
2018 608 383 0.0279%
2019 617 374 0.0276%

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Data via SSA.gov.


Names Like Harry

If you like Harry, you’ll love these other names like Harry.


What names are variants of Harry?

Mix it up with these names that are a variation of the name Harry.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Hal

A diminutive form of Harold and Henry.

English

Harrie

Home ruler

German

Heimrich

Home ruler or power

German


What names sound like Harry?

If you like how Harry sounds, you might also like these names that sound like Harry.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Hairo

Sacred name

Spanish

Hari

Lion

Indian (Sanskrit)


Lists With Harry

Find inspiration in these baby boy name lists featuring the name Harry.


Siblings of Harry

Mamas with kids named Harry also have kids with these names.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Wyatt

Brave in battle

English

Torben

Thunder bearer.

Danish

1 Comment

  1. Harry is my oldest. He was named for his late grandfather. It is not a very common name and many people mistakenly call him Henry.


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