Howard

Colors Related to this Name: Blue

Qualities Related to this Name: Romantic, Nurturing

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #1006 in 2013 and #987 in 2014.

Famous People

Howard Jones (Singer), Howard Keel (Movie Actor,Singer,TV Actor), Howard Rollins (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Howard Hesseman (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Howard McNear (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Howard Morris (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Howard Duff (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Howard Storm (Movie Actor,TV Actor)

Meaning

In English

Origin: Medieval personal name from Old Norse Hávarðr, from hár ‎(“high”) + varðr ‎(“guard”).[1]

Meaning(s):

-( male name -comes from the Germanic language-), transferred back from the last name. Short form: Howie.

-(last name patronymic -comes from the language-)