Popularity:1896
Origin:French
Meaning:the king
Leroy is a boy’s name with French origins. Meaning “the king”, Leroy is a strong name that was at its most popular during the mid-nineteenth century. Leroy is a name beloved all over; it’s often used in African American communities but it's also a popular choice throughout Europe, in countries such as the Netherlands, France, and Germany. No matter where you are, this name is ready to be received by the little king of your life.

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Source: Social Security Administration

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