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Roy

Meaning name Roy
  Pet form of Irish Gaelic Roibéard, meaning "bright fame."
Royse - Medieval English name derived from Latin Rohesia, which is probably a horse-related name.
Royale - Variant spelling of English Royal, meaning "king."
Royce - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from the medieval feminine name Royse, which is probably a horse-related name.
Royle - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from a place name composed of the Old English elements ryge "rye" and hyll "hill," hence "rye hill."
Royston - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from a place name known in the Middle Ages as "settlement of Royce."

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