Is our favorite boy wizard working his magic? Or could this be the work of another favorite Harry- Harry Styles of One Direction? Or even Prince Harry? Whatever the case, Harry is the number one boy’s name in England and Wales. The possibilites are pondered by the Conventry Telegraph.
JK Rowling’s fictional hero Harry Potter was written as a children’s book series but is well known to have had a large adult following, perhaps accounting for the rise in popularity for the name that came third in 2010.
“Whether it was inspired by Prince Harry or Harry Potter, we don’t know,” an ONS spokesman said.
“From Prince Harry to Harry Potter and Harry Styles, every mum has a favourite Harry.
“The name has become classless and suggests cheeky fun, so it’s perfectly suited to bouncing baby boys.
What’s your favorite Harry Potter name?