Infographic of Leroy name meaning, which is "The king,” from the French le (the) and the Old French roy (king).
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Leroy Name Popularity

How popular is the name Leroy? Here’s everything we know.

Year Rank # Births % Births
1910 50 709 0.2014%
1911 58 689 0.185%
1912 66 1,285 0.2548%
1913 62 1,566 0.2762%
1914 60 1,992 0.2858%
1915 66 2,440 0.2686%
1916 63 2,679 0.2773%
1917 60 2,932 0.2931%
1918 57 3,415 0.3182%
1919 55 3,406 0.3253%
1920 56 3,541 0.3185%
1921 55 3,734 0.3261%
1922 55 3,656 0.3282%
1923 55 3,674 0.328%
1924 53 3,911 0.3368%
1925 52 3,869 0.3423%
1926 51 3,793 0.3449%
1927 51 3,900 0.3523%
1928 51 3,860 0.3608%
1929 52 3,805 0.3673%
1930 53 3,796 0.3634%
1931 52 3,641 0.3689%
1932 53 3,666 0.3711%
1933 56 3,340 0.3585%
1934 54 3,767 0.3897%
1935 50 3,909 0.4023%
1936 57 3,633 0.3771%
1937 56 3,546 0.3599%
1938 61 3,487 0.3406%
1939 61 3,379 0.3322%
1940 66 3,299 0.3104%
1941 67 3,512 0.312%
1942 69 3,714 0.2941%
1943 74 3,729 0.2856%
1944 78 3,397 0.2741%
1945 83 3,173 0.2602%
1946 90 3,462 0.2346%
1947 98 3,334 0.1997%
1948 97 3,217 0.2015%
1949 101 2,925 0.1818%
1950 102 2,822 0.1753%
1951 111 2,714 0.1601%
1952 117 2,634 0.1509%
1953 126 2,572 0.1453%
1954 125 2,629 0.1438%
1955 133 2,400 0.1305%
1956 140 2,331 0.1234%
1957 148 2,300 0.1195%
1958 157 2,071 0.1096%
1959 160 1,996 0.1051%
1960 172 1,852 0.0977%
1961 171 1,808 0.0958%
1962 179 1,688 0.0919%
1963 176 1,639 0.0913%
1964 174 1,564 0.0889%
1965 173 1,530 0.0936%
1966 184 1,321 0.0846%
1967 189 1,257 0.0828%
1968 195 1,174 0.0782%
1969 201 1,211 0.0786%
1970 212 1,153 0.0725%
1971 231 991 0.0659%
1972 233 889 0.0653%
1973 245 773 0.0596%
1974 253 749 0.0576%
1975 252 766 0.0596%
1976 260 721 0.0559%
1977 266 706 0.0524%
1978 277 673 0.0501%
1979 279 701 0.0497%
1980 294 658 0.045%
1981 307 584 0.0397%
1982 300 630 0.0422%
1983 349 481 0.0326%
1984 348 494 0.0332%
1985 350 494 0.0325%
1986 348 508 0.0337%
1987 383 465 0.0305%
1988 401 456 0.0293%
1989 416 461 0.0286%
1990 443 454 0.0274%
1991 471 393 0.0241%
1992 493 371 0.0232%
1993 542 316 0.0203%
1994 550 309 0.0201%
1995 558 287 0.019%
1996 597 252 0.0168%
1997 585 264 0.0178%
1998 651 220 0.0147%
1999 682 200 0.0134%
2000 699 201 0.0132%
2001 802 159 0.0106%
2002 793 165 0.011%
2003 820 166 0.0109%
2004 893 145 0.0095%
2005 941 135 0.0088%
2006 928 152 0.0097%
2007 999 136 0.0086%
2008 883 183 0.0118%
2009 959 149 0.01%
2010 903 169 0.0117%
2011 1,052 116 0.0081%
2012 900 169 0.0119%
2013 953 148 0.0104%
2014 1,045 124 0.0085%
2015 1,019 131 0.009%
2016 888 179 0.0124%
2017 899 170 0.0122%
2018 846 192 0.014%
2019 912 165 0.0122%

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Names Like Leroy

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What names are variants of Leroy?

Mix it up with these names that are a variation of the name Leroy.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Elroi

The king

French

Elroy

The king

French

Lee

Pasture or meadow

English

Leeroy

The king

French

Leroi

The king

French

Roy

Red

Irish


What names sound like Leroy?

If you like how Leroy sounds, you might also like these names that sound like Leroy.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Laray

American

Laroy

American

Larry

A diminutive form of Laurence.

English

Lary

Cheerful

Latin

Leary

Herder

Irish

Leroux

The red-haired one

French

Lorry

From Laurentum

Latin


What names are similar to Leroy?

Find a name that’s like Leroy, but just a little bit different.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Delroy

The king

French

Rey

Kings

Spanish


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