Howard
Origin/Usage
English, Germanic
Pronunciation
HOW-ərd
Meaning
Strong heart
More info about the name "Howard"

Howard is an English name, derived from the French given names 'Huard' or 'Heward'. These names themselves are derived from the Germanic personal name 'Hughard', a compound of the words 'hug', which means 'heart or spirit', and 'hard', which means 'strong or hardy'.

Popularity of the Name Howard
Famous Howards

Howard Hughes - aviator
Howard Armstrong - baseball player
Howard Baker - baseball player
Howard Clark - football player
Howard Dean - politician
Howard Duff - actor
Howard Fast - author
Howard Keel - actor

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