Gender: Male Meaning of Leroy: "the king" Origin of Leroy: French Leroy's Popularity in 2019: #976

Leroy Origin and Meaning

The name Leroy is a boy's name of French origin meaning "the king".

Leroy's heyday was in the early twentieth century, when it was in the US Top 100 until 1949. As a result, it's now more frequently seen as a father or grandfather name rather than a viable newborn option. Though it has dropped off the popularity charts several times in recent years, it hasn't fallen into complete obscurity yet.

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Rank in US: #976

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