Female, H names, Proto-Indo-European, Virtues/Attributes


Hendrina is a Dutch female name, the feminine form of Hendrik which is the Dutch, Estonian, and German form of Henry meaning “home ruler”, made up from Germanic elements heim (home) and ric (power, rule), both of which derive from a PIE root word.

Nicknames: Henny, Drina, Hen

Origin: Proto-Indo-European



  • Henrietta (English, Hungarian, Finnish, Swedish, Dutch)
  • Henriette (French, German, Dutch, Danish, Norwegian, English)
  • Henriëtte (Dutch)
  • Harriet (English)
  • Harriett (English)
  • Harriette (English)
  • Harrietta (English)
  • Henrike (German, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish)
  • Hendrina (Dutch)
  • Henriikka (Finnish)
  • Enrica (Italian)


Male forms:

  • Heimirich (Ancient Germanic)
  • Heinrich (Ancient Germanic, German)
  • Henricus (Dutch, Latinized Ancient Germanic)
  • Henrik (Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, German, Hungarian, Slovene, Croatian, Armenian)
  • Endika (Basque)
  • Enric (Catalan)
  • Jindřich (Czech)
  • Herry (Medieval English)
  • Harry (English)
  • Harri (Welsh, Finnish)
  • Henri (French, Finnish)
  • Henrikki (Finnish)
  • Heikki (Finnish)
  • Anri (Georgian)
  • Hinrik (Icelandic)
  • Anraí (Irish)
  • Einrí (Irish)
  • Enrico (Italian)
  • Arrigo (Italian)
  • Rico (Italian)
  • Henrikas (Lithuanian)
  • Henryk (Polish)
  • Henrique (Portuguese)
  • Eanraig (Scottish)
  • Hendry (Scottish)
  • Henrich (Slovak)


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