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What does Elroy mean?

Elroy /el-roy/ as a boys' name is pronounced EL-roy. It is of French origin, and the meaning of Elroy is "the king". Variant of Leroy possibly influenced by the Spanish el. Could also be a variant of the surname Elray, derived from the name Hilary.

Associated with: king, surname

Variations

Elroy has 3 variants: Elroi, Elroye and Roy.

Affiliated boy names: Delroy and Gilroy.

Elroy has 2 more relations via Hilary, Leroy: Leeroy and Leroi.

Kreatif forms:
(male) Edroy, Eliroy, ..

(female) Elroyia, Elroyna, ..

How popular is Elroy?

Elroy is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#1078 out of 1220, Top 88%) and also a somewhat prominent surname for all people (#113519 out of 150436, Top 75%). (2000 U.S. Census)

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Ranking and usage % can show different trends depending on the distribution of names that year.

Presented below is the baby name popularity of Elroy for boys. Elroy reached its highest position of #486 in the U.S. during the years 1920-1929, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2014)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elroy name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Elroy outside U.S.

Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of the boy name Elroy and corresponding names. Prominent related forms of Elroy are Roy (#532 from current records), Leroy (#1064), Leeroy, Hilary and Delroy. These relations of Elroy were popular as birth names in the 1900s (usage of 1.1%) and have become significantly less common since, with forms such as Roy going out of style.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elroy, Delroy, Hilary, Leeroy, Leroy, Roy in U.S.

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

Similar Names

NAMES LIKE ELROY

Elroy is alike in pronunciation to Elrey. Other recommended names are Cloy, Croy, Early, Eero, Efron, Eldon, Eldor, Eliot, Eliron, Ellrod, Elmo, Elof, Eloi, Elon, Elov, Eloy, Elrad, Elrod, Elson, Elton, Elvo, Ely, Elyot, Erly, Erol, Eron, Eros, Errol, Erron, Evron, Laroy and Troy. These names tend to be less frequently used than Elroy.


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