Indeed, he was greeted by his constituents as something of a household god.
The only U.S. surgeon general to ever become a household name, he served during the Reagan administration.
Scott and Mark, the Kelly brothers, are not household names.
late 14c., "members of a family collectively (including servants)," also "furniture and articles belonging to a house," from house (n.) + hold (n.1). Related: Householder.