Of Germanic origin.
A form of the name Henry.
From the name Haimiric, Heimirich in German. Haimiric derives from the word elements Haim, meaning “home, world” and Ric, meaning “power, ruler, mighty, rich”.
It is commonly used in Dutch, German and Estonian.
Feminine forms of the name are Hendrika, Ina, Heike, Drika, Henrike.