Gender: Boy. Popularity for the Last 10 Years: 9 (Ranked #1118).
What does the name "Roy" mean?
Roy (Scottish): Red
The name "Roy" is of Scottish origin and it means "Red". It's a name commonly given to boys. There are 28 other names that are similar to this one.
R is for realist, the way you are.
O is for outlook, pleasing to all.
Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.
Your name in reverse order is "Yor". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Yro". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
How popular is the name "Roy" in the U.S.?
Want to know about the populiarty of Roy? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 405,337 babies born with the name Roy in the United States. That's more than enough Roies to occupy the country of Bahamas with an estimated population of 353,658 (as of May 3, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 440 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Roy" was in 1947 with a total of 7,563 babies. (That's a lot of baby Roies)
According to the 1939 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Roy" is not a popular baby boy's name in South Dakota. Imagine that, only 9 babies in South Dakota have the same name as you in 1939. Across the entire United States a total of 5,178 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
Where is the name Roy popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Roy in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the east? Search for the name to check your answer!
Celebrities named Roy
Past life for Roy born Oct 13, 1996
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern Africa approximately on 725. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.
As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.
Here's something for you to ponder on...
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