Harriet: baby girl name meaning and popularity


An English variant of the French name Henriette, this name means "house ruler." You know little Harriet will really be the one who rules the roost, even though you tell yourself that the parent is the boss.



Famous people named Harriet:

Novelist Harriet Beecher Stowe; abolitionist Harriet Tubman; singer/actress Harriet Nelson; social theorist Harriet Martineau.

Fun fact:

Your little Harriet will love to read the adventures of Louise Fitzhugh's Harriet the Spy.

More Inspiration:

Harmonious H Names For Baby Girls, Baby Girl Names From Children’s Books, Double The Fun: Girl Names With Double Letters,