From ancient civilizations to modern society, Troy is a baby boy name of Irish origin. Most commonly derived from the Irish phrase troightheach, Troy directly translates to “foot soldier.” If you’re well-traveled, you may also recognize Troy as the city located in the heart of Turkey. Greek mythology fans will also note that Troy is the location of the infamous Trojan War. Between legendary battlegrounds and fighting on foot, baby Troy can be your brave little soldier.
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