The name Lloyd is a boy's name of Welsh origin meaning "gray". Lloyd and is often added to lists like Saints' Names For Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".
From the experts:
This Welsh surname was taken up as a first in the English-speaking world in the early twentieth century, originally as a nickname for someone gray-haired. The original Welsh name was Llwyd, and pronounced LHOO-eed. Beau Bridges was christened Lloyd after his actor father.