Leroy

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Leroy (/ləˈrɔɪ/ lə-ROY), also Leeroy, LeeRoy, Lee Roy, LeRoy, (American spellings) or Le Roy, is a male given name in English-speaking countries. It is originally used as a surname. The name is from the French family name (surname) Leroy [lørwa], one of the most common surnames in Northern France.[1] or sometimes Le Roy, as a translation of Breton Ar Roue. It is the old spelling for le roi "the king".

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  1. ^ Site of Géopatronyme (French) : repartition of the births with the surname Leroy until 1915