Henry, meaning “home ruler,” is a great male dog name for dogs who are eager to please or outgoing. Find out more about dogs named Henry.


Name: Henry

Meaning: “Home ruler”

Personality: Outgoing, Eager to Please

About This Name: Actress Debra Messing (Will & Grace) has a mixed-breed terrier named Henry. Famous people with the name include Henry Winkler, who played Fonzie on Happy Days, and England’s Prince Harry, whose formal title is His Royal Highness Prince Henry of Wales. Famous fictional Henrys include Henry Gupta (Tomorrow Never Dies), Henry Pym (a Marvel character) and Henry Bowers from Stephen King’s It.

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