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Gender: Male Meaning of Conroy: "hound (or wolf) of the plain" Origin of Conroy: Irish

The name Conroy is a boy's name of Irish origin meaning "hound (or wolf) of the plain". Conroy and is often added to lists like Names with Animal Meanings and discussed in our forums with posts like "Boys Makeover- Two Middles".

From the experts:

Conroy is one Con name that feels a bit dated, though perhaps it's so far out it's coming in? Worth consideration if you like Connor but feel it's too widely used.

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Famous People Named Conroy

Conroy Black, American football player
Conroy Maddox, English surrealist painter
(Dudley Adrian) Conroy Ryder, 8th Earl of Harrowby, British peer
Pat Conroy, American author

Pop Culture References for the name Conroy

Sam Conroy, from the movie "American Violet"
Conroy's Flowers, Los Angeles