Leroy
Origin/Usage
French
Pronunciation
LEE-roi
Meaning
King
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Leroy comes from the French words 'le roi', a nickname given to a person who behaved in a regal fashion or who had won some contest of skill. It is generally taken to mean 'the king'.

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