Harriet meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Harriet No. of characters: 7 Gender: GirlOrigin: English Old High German
How to pronounce Harriet ha-rriet What does my name mean? 
Meanings: Ruler of an Enclosure Home Ruler Rules the Home Estate English name, feminine form of Harry English short form of Henriette. The name is also common in Scandinavia.

Harriet was ranked 643 in 1956 list of US boys name and dropped by 6.81% from its previous ranking of 602 in 1948. Harriet was ranked 782 in 2016 US female names list and elevated by 0.38% from its previous ranking of 785 in 2015.

Full form of Harriet : Honorable Appreciative Respectable Refined Insightful Excitable Tolerant

History of Harriet

Harriet is a very very popular first name for a girl in England & Wales which is popular since 1996 and ranked 56 in 2015. Around 16601 people wear Harriet as their first name. Harriet is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Harriet was a widely used first name for girl but is an uncommmon first name for a boy which is a rare boy name since 1993 and ranked 782 (0.004428% bearer) in 2016 in US. Around 88352 people wear Harriet as their first name. Anglo-Saxon form of Henriette. Comes from the germain "heim and rik" Means: "house and king" Feast on July 13th. Name seems a United States native name if we look into the dominance Harriet showcases in the charts. 0.024443% of people in US have this given name.

 
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Henry II was crowned Emperor of Germany in 1002. During his reign, he favored peace and developed Christianity in his country. Dedicated to the Pope, he created the archbishop of Bamberg whose cathedral contains his tomb. At his death in 1024 and on his advice, his wife Cunà © gonde distributes everything she owns and devotes her life to the service of the poor and to prayer.

Expression number of Harriet is 7.

An iron hand in a velvet glove. Harriet likes to research and reason to know the answers of hidden questions as Harriet are gifted with an analytical mind. Under soft and calm appearances, they hide a will of iron and a lot of authority. Harriet are always on the quest for knowledge and wisdom and loves being alone. Intelligent, safe, they tend to abuse their power of seduction. Their morality is a little elastic depending on their interests. Attentive, generous, very organized, discreet, elegant, they also have the taste of luxury.

Names that rhyme with Harriet Famous people named Harriet
Harriette Johns in A Night to Remember as Actress
Harriet Cobbold in The Hollow as Actress
Harriet Gibson in The Lord of the Rings as Actress
Harriet Spalding in The Day After Tomorrow as Miscellaneous Crew
Harriet Fenny in Apartment 41 as Actress
Harriet Braun in Lip Service as Writer
Harriet Spencer in Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy as Miscellaneous Crew
Harriet Sams in Episode #1.1 as Director
Harriet Parsons in I Remember Mama as Producer
Harriett Maire in Q&A as Actress
Names like Harriet Harriet Namesakes Related Names: Hara Harac Harace Haraford Harailt Haralabos Haralambos Harald Haraldus Haram Haran Harbert Harbin Harbor Harbour Harce Harcourt Hardee Hardeep Harden Posts having Harriet: Comments :Elvin Cefalu Harriet is a female first name and is an English form of Henriette. Henriette is a female first name. Female, Harriet , was introduced in the seventeenth century, reaching a remarkable expansion in the eighteenth and surpassing in use even the basic form Henrietta. Versions of the name are Henrietta, Jette, Jetta, Jetty, Henny, Henni, Henna, Henja, Henrike, Heike. People with this name : Harriet Andersson - Swedish actress, Harriet Howard - British noblewoman, Harriet Ann Jacobs - American writer, Harriet Tubman - American activist, Harriet Backer - Norwegian painter. Popularity of Harriet
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