Looking for names like Henry?
Not so long ago, Henry occupied a special place. It felt classic, but still cool. Traditional, but a little bit quirky, too.
But today, it’s everywhere, the go-to choice for parents looking for a name that balanced the best of the past with a little bit of an edge. Your Henry might be an accountant or an indie rocker, an athlete or a surgeon.
Time to look for some fresh possibilities that share the same quality.
Names like Henry feel versatile: cute on a child, accomplished on an adult. They’re not new, but we may hear them as fresh and unexpected today. And lots of parents love this style. Just look at the name I used to suggest as a Henry alternative: Oliver. It now ranks in the US Top Ten!
These dozen names aren’t quite that popular … yet!