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 reasonable, your understanding way.
O is for openness, it's refreshing!
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 "Roy". 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 1972 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Roy" ranks #100 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Missouri. Imagine that, 63 babies in Missouri have the same name as you in 1972. Across the entire United States a total of 2,495 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 south east? Search for the name to check your answer!
Celebrities named Roy
Past life for Roy born Mar 3, 2008
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of France approximately on 1825. Your profession was artist, magician, and fortune teller.
Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.
Here's something for you to ponder on...
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