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Type Surname (from given name & from location)
Pronounced Pron. PEHN-ree(English)  [key]
Other Forms FormsParry, Perry, Henry, Herriot, Herry, Pendry, Harris, Harrison, Henderson, Hendry, Henryson, Henson, Henery, MacEanruig, McKendrick, Kendrick, Peery, Peary, McHenry, MacHenry, Hendrie, Hendrick, Henrick, Henrickson, Henrie, Hendricks, Harry, Pendray, Hendy, Henkin, Hankin, Hanks, Hann, Henn, Hancock, Hanson, Henri, Hank, Hanke, Hankes, Hankey, Hink, Hinks, Herriott, Harriott, Harriot, Herritt

Meaning & History

Derived from Welsh ap Henry meaning "son of Henry". It is also a variant of Pendray, which is derived from a place name in Cornwall meaning "top of the village" in Middle Cornish. A famous bearer is English actor Rupert Penry-Jones (1970-).
Added 11/13/2022 by General9696
Edited 11/17/2022 by General9696