Howard Name Meaning

Howard meaning

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Howie, Ward.

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Howard name was top ranked at 31 position in American during year 1930and most recently ranked at 991 position in American during year 2014


Name Howard has been Most Popular throughout the last hundred plus years and ranked at 188 position. 344443 numbers of people were named Howard so far in last 100 years. (SSA) More about rank of Howard

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The masculine name Howard is taken from an English surname that can be derived from many sources. First, is the given name Huard from Anglo-Norman that was taken from the Germanic name Hughard, which is from the Germanic words hug meaning “heart or mind” and hard meaning “hardy and brave”. Second, the Middle English word ewehirde that means “ewe herder”. Finally, frpm Anglo-Scandinavian the given name Haward, which was taken from the Old Norse name Havardr, which is from the elements há meaning "high" and varðr meaning "guardian or defender". The name has been given to many noble British family members.
Howard Numerology :
Personality No. 8. People with name Howard are bold & materialistic but rigid too. They have strong will power. They love power, authority & leadership. Person with Howard having 8 as Personality number are good planners & very good at business. They are analytical, intellectual & determined. They are religious, efficient, trustworthy & compassionate. They are tenacious, & ambitious. More Numerology

Name Analysis of Howard

Character Analysis of Howard : Persons with the name Howard, have a great deal of business acumen. Most often, They have the ability to create, establish and maintain ‘wealth’ for themselves; although this must be tempered with humility and integrity.

Love Life of Howard : Persons , who are not in love, for them love was not important, but when it happens then change completely & become very generous towards their partner.

Name Letter Analysis of Howard

H : Persons are a visionary, but they also tend to make a lot of money and lose it fast

O : Persons know where the moral high ground is, and always try to take it

W : Persons think from the gut and have a great sense of purpose

A : Persons are their own person: ambitious and freethinking

R : Persons feel things strongly and their rich, intense inner life emanates outward

D : Persons are grounded and pragmatic

Astrological (Vedic) Aspect of Name Howard

Acoording to vedic astrology , Rashi for the name Howard is Kark and Moon sign associated with the name Howard is Cancer.

The name Howard has Water element. Moon is the Ruling Planet for the name Howard . The name Howard having moon sign as Cancer is represented by The Crab and considered as Cardinal .

Normally, people with the name Howard are usually determined toward their goals. They are also imaginative and have a great memory.

Other name options, having Cancer moon sign are name starting with : Ha, Hi, Hu, He, Ho, Da, De, Di, Du, Do, Hr.

Nakshatra (Vedic) of Name Howard

The name Howard is suitable for baby born in Pushya nakshatra

Pushya Nakshatra: "The nourisher", also known as sidhya or tiṣya

Lord: Shani (Saturn)
Symbol : Cow's udder, lotus, arrow and circle
Deity : Bṛhaspati, priest of the gods
Indian zodiac: 3°20' -16°40' Karka
Western zodiac 29°20' Cancer - 12°40' Leo
Other name options, having Pushya nakashatra are name starting with : Hu,  He,  Ho,  Da.

Famous Name Howard

  • Howard Silva

    was an American actor.Da Silva appeared in a number of Broadway musicals, including the role of "Larry Foreman" in the legendary first production of Marc Blitzstein's musical, The Cradle Will Rock (1937). Later, he costarred in the original 1943 stage production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's Oklahoma!, playing the role of the psychopathic "Jud Fry". In 1969 he originated the role of Benjamin Franklin in the musical 1776 and played him in the 1972 film version as well.


  • John Howard

    was a lightweight professional boxer from Canada.


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