Leroux (surname)

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Leroux (mostly northwestern France[1]), LeRoux (American spelling), Le Roux (mostly Brittany,[2] as a translation of Breton Ar Rouz or Ar Ruz) or Roux (mostly southeastern France,[3] as a translation of Occitan Ros) is a surname of French origin meaning "red-haired" or "red-skinned" and may also come in certain cases (with the spelling Le Roux) from Breton Ar Roue meaning ″The King″. It may refer to: