Meaning and name origin
Troye \t-ro-ye\ as a boy's name is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Troye is "descendant of the footsoldier". Troye is a variant of Troy (Irish, Gaelic): surname given to those who migrated to England from the French city of Troyes after the Norman conquest of 1066.
Troye has 1 variant form: Troi.
Troye is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Troye and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Troy (#274). (2014 statistics).