Leroy is derived from French nickname le roi. Meaning "the king," Leroy has been used as a name since the 19th century. The name has steadily declined in popularity in the United States in recent years.
Similar Names: Elroi, Lee
Famous Leroy Names: Leroy Wright (basketball player), Leroy Jenkins (jazz musician)
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