This famous name Hariette traditionally used for girls is the name from the texts of the old German language. The meaning of Hariette is ‘home leader’. This name is the alternative form of the similar name from Old German ‘Harriet’, which is often treated as the feminine of Harry or Henry. Hariette is also the variant of ‘Harriet’ in the English language. The French version of Hariette is ‘Henriette’. All these variants have ultimately come from the name ‘Henrik’, which in turn has come from the German term of ‘Heimiric’, meaning ‘a powerful ruler’. These names can be used as Henriette, Harrietta, or Henrietta. The name Hariette mostly denotes a character of a free-spirited human being with the trait of excitement, adventure, and the value of change. They use their freedom properly to develop various talents and explore the best. There are many famous persons who are named Hariette, like Harriet Harper who is a popular actress who appeared in movies such as 'Far From The Madding Crowd' (1967), and 'Cousin Bette' (1971), Harriet Nelson, another brilliant American singer and actress from the sitcom 'The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet', Harriet Wheeler, an English songwriter and singer, and Harriet Huntington, an American author who published her first book at the age of 74 years.