Leeroy

First Name
4k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Leeroy

"Leeroy" is a name of French origin, and it means "The king". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Wiktionary

A less common spelling variant of Leroy.

  1. A male given name.

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    Leeroy Thornhill is an electronica, rave music, and big beat artist, dj, street dancer, keyboardist, musician, disc jockey, and street dance. His most notable accomplishments were from 1990 to present. Leeroy was born on October 7th, 1969.

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    LeeRoy Yarbrough is a nascar driver.

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    Leeroy Reed is a hip hop music, pop music, and contemporary r&b celebrity and music artist (occupation). He plays Human voice. Leeroy was given the name Leeroy James Reed on August 6th, 1990.

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    Leeroy Owusu is a soccer player for the Jong Ajax, AFC Ajax, Netherlands national under-17 football team, and Netherlands national under-19 football team. Leeroy was born on August 13th, 1996 in Purmerend.

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    Leeroy Stagger is an alternative country and rock music singer-songwriter. His career lasted from 1998 to 1998.

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    Leeroy Gray is an athlete for the Jamaica national beach soccer team.

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    How popular is the baby name Leeroy in the U.S.?

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    Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
    1887 5 0 5
    1888 6 0 6
    1893 7 0 7
    1894 5 0 5
    1896 6 0 6
    1899 5 0 5
    1900 11 0 11
    1903 10 0 10
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    1911 9 0 9
    1912 24 0 24
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    1914 35 0 35
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    1916 44 0 44
    1917 51 0 51
    1918 69 0 69
    1919 77 0 77
    1920 78 0 78
    1921 87 0 87
    1922 86 0 86
    1923 80 0 80
    1924 74 0 74
    1925 72 0 72
    1926 82 0 82
    1927 95 0 95
    1928 88 0 88
    1929 81 0 81
    1930 79 0 79
    1931 56 0 56
    1932 79 0 79
    1933 80 0 80
    1934 60 0 60
    1935 64 0 64
    1936 69 0 69
    1937 71 0 71
    1938 61 0 61
    1939 66 0 66
    1940 57 0 57
    1941 54 0 54
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    1944 59 0 59
    1945 65 0 65
    1946 56 0 56
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    1948 37 0 37
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    1951 30 0 30
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    1953 19 0 19
    1954 26 0 26
    1955 24 0 24
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    1957 36 0 36
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    1960 36 0 36
    1961 37 0 37
    1962 31 0 31
    1963 27 0 27
    1964 29 0 29
    1965 31 0 31
    1966 23 0 23
    1967 33 0 33
    1968 19 0 19
    1969 15 0 15
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    1971 21 0 21
    1972 15 0 15
    1973 13 0 13
    1974 26 0 26
    1975 17 0 17
    1976 28 0 28
    1977 14 0 14
    1978 32 0 32
    1979 23 0 23
    1980 33 0 33
    1981 19 0 19
    1982 18 0 18
    1983 5 0 5
    1984 24 0 24
    1985 19 0 19
    1986 23 0 23
    1987 22 0 22
    1988 32 0 32
    1989 32 0 32
    1990 25 0 25
    1991 26 0 26
    1992 26 0 26
    1993 23 0 23
    1994 24 0 24
    1995 24 0 24
    1996 19 0 19
    1997 25 0 25
    1998 27 0 27
    1999 14 0 14
    2000 24 0 24
    2001 35 0 35
    2002 21 0 21
    2003 17 0 17
    2004 30 0 30
    2005 16 0 16
    2006 19 0 19
    2007 29 0 29
    2008 23 0 23
    2009 15 0 15
    2010 17 0 17
    2011 25 0 25
    2012 34 0 34
    2013 21 0 21
    2014 34 0 34
    2015 30 0 30
    2016 25 0 25
    2017 24 0 24

    Where is the name Leeroy popular?

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    Popularity of Leeroy as a first name

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    Common last names for Leeroy

    • Johnson
    • Williams
    • Miller
    • Jones
    • Jackson
    • Hall
    • Brown

    Fun Facts about the name Leeroy

    • What name lists does Leeroy rank for?
    • How Popular is the name Leeroy? Leeroy is the 4,232nd most popular name of all time.
    • How many people with the first name Leeroy have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,184 babies born with the first name Leeroy in the United States. That's more than enough people named Leeroy to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
    • What year were 5 or more babies first named Leeroy? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1887 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
    • When was Leeroy first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Leeroy is Wednesday, August 28th, 1878.
    • What year had the most people named Leeroy born? The highest recorded use of the first name Leeroy was in 1927 with a total of 95 babies.
    • Random Leeroy Factoid: According to the 1923 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Leeroy is not a popular baby boy's name in Oklahoma. Imagine that, only 11 babies in Oklahoma have the same name as you in 1923.
    • Weird things about the name Leeroy: Your name in reverse order is Yoreel. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eoyrel. How do you pronounce that?

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    • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
    • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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