Roy meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Roy No. of characters: 3 Gender: Boy Origin of Roy: Celtic Scottish English Dutch
How to pronounce Roy roy What does my name mean? Meaning of Roy: King, Red, Regal, Red Haired, English name of Celtic origin, meaning: the Red. Namesakes: Roy Orbison, American musician and composer.

Roy was ranked 487 in 2015 list of US boys name and dropped by 0.62% from its previous ranking of 484 in 2014. Roy was ranked 962 in 2015 list of US girls name and dropped by 16.61% from its previous ranking of 825 in 1989. Anglo-Saxon form of "king" comes from the Latin "rex" means "king" in festive June 16, with Regis.. As their patron saint,Royare tireless, tenacious and volunteers. Active, dynamic,Royare sometimes difficult to follow. Picky,Royhave an eye for detail and thoroughness. The accuracy and precision are menarche. Roy also know how to be tolerant and generous. Enthusiastic,Royare leaders of men. In love,Royonly need to leave for their charm and it works.

Full form of Roy : Righteous Outspoken Youthful

Roy is a rare first name for a boy in England & Wales which is a rare name since 1999 and ranked 1035 in 2014. Only 534 people have Roy as their first name. Roy is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Roy is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular since 1880 and ranked 487 (0.013301% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 405902 people wear Roy as their first name. Roy is a rare first name for a girl in United States which is a rare name since 1885 and ranked 487 (0.013301% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 405902 people have Roy as their first name. Roy is not a native United States and Roy may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.113545% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Roy
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History of Roy

Born in 1597 in the Aude, John Francis Regis is a Jesuit. He puts his impetuous character at the service of the Gospel and the poor, converting and putting prostitutes on the right path. He died accidentally, caught in the snow, December 31, 1630. It celebrates the June 16, the day of his ordination. This name also corresponds to an Anglo-Saxon diminitif Robert.

Expression number of Roy is 22.

Roy are persistent and possess leadership abilities. Roy dream big and so are their achievements in real world. Roy can transform any idea into reality which make them a master builder equipped with ingenuity and innovation.

Names that rhyme with Roy Alroy, Antroy, Conroy, Croy, Delroy, Denroy, Deroy, Detroy, Edroy, Elroy, Emroy, Fitzroy, Froy, Geoffroy, Gilroy, Glenroy, Godefroy, Gregroy, Joffroy, KenroyFamous people named Roy
Teresa Conroy in Depeche Mode: 101 as
Jennifer LeRoy in Playboy: Playmate Profile Video Collection Featuring Miss February 1999, 1996, 1993, 1990 as
Robbie Troy in Fourteen as Actress
Lisa Gilroy in Undercover High as
Riza Royce in The Bat as Actress
Cecil Roy in Matty's Funday Funnies as Actress
Elena Arroy in Inception as Make-Up Department
Madison Oldroyd in The Prince of the Blood as Actress
Abby Royle in The Book of Life as Actress
Troy Michel in Pilot as Actress
Roy Harrod Roy Forbes Harrod, was an English economist.
Roy Dupuis acted in TV series La Femme Nikita
Names like Roy Roy Namesakes Related Names: Roya, Royace, Royal, Royale, Royalene, Royall, Royalty, Royan, Royann, Royanna, Royanne, Royce, Royd, Royden, Roydon, Roye, Royel, Royelle, Royer Comments :Roy is a Celtic first name, was originally mainly in Ireland spread, meaning "red / red-haired". The name Roy may have biblical roots. He is the Hebrew acronym of Roe scheli ( "my shepherd"). Famous people of this name are Roy Andersson (born 1943)- Swedish film director, Roy Bargy (1894-1974)- American pianist, Roy Chester Bell (1907-1977)- American baseball player, Bhaskar Roy (1944-2014)- British philosopher, Roy Black (1943-1991)- German pop singer and actor, Roy Blankenburg (* 1986)- German footballer, Roy Buchanan (1936 / 1939-1988)- American guitarist. - Kirstin Kravitz Popularity of Roy

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Other variants of Roy :Ruadh Ruadhán  English Boy Names :  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
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