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What does Cloy mean?

Cloy \c-loy\ as a boys' name. May be derived from "nail" (Old French) as an occupational name having to do with the nails in horse shoes.


Cloy has 2 variants: Cloyce and Cloyd.


Cloy is an uncommonly occurring given name for men. Cloy is also an unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of Cloy and related names. The only popular related form of Cloy (#unlisted) is Cloyd. This boy name reached the apex of its popularity during the years 1880-1889 and is now much less popular, with the form Cloyd becoming less trendy. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Cloyd in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Cloy and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Cloy is pronounced similarly to Clay, Cleo and Klay. Other recommended similar baby names are Caley, Col, Coley, Coy, Croy, Cully and Eloy. These names tend to be more frequently used than Cloy.