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Leroy

or LeRoy

[luh-roi, lee-roi] /ləˈrɔɪ, ˈli rɔɪ/
noun
1.
a male given name: from Old French, meaning “the king.”.
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  • The boys are off fishing; father's up working in Lady Leroy's garden, and Ann's gone to town for groceries.

    A Changed Heart May Agnes Fleming
  • His name was Leroy, and we have his own word for it that he was a staunch patriot.

  • The man about whom Leroy had thus spoken climbed over the fence and crouched in the shadow of the coalhouse.

    The Hindered Hand Sutton E. Griggs
  • Leroy's teeth worked on like a rat's until at last the cord was severed.

  • Leroy and one or two of the others rose in alarm, thinking he had swooned, but Sergius Thord warned them back by a sign.

    Temporal Power Marie Corelli

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