Leeroy

Leeroy - A very unique male name



  Sep 18,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Leeroy appeared on the charts for the first time in 1914 on position #998. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Leeroy and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Leeroy? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Leeroy. The baby boy name Leeroy was given to 11 baby boys in 2012, ranking #2942 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 149,187 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Leeroy peaked in popularity 100 years ago in 1919 on position 683.



Famous with this name

Leeroy New
Sean LeeRoy
Leeroy Murray


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Leeroy is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Leeroy is currently topping the baby name charts in Texas at position #1,422 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #1,422.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Leeroy is where you live.


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Leeroy origin and meaning

Leeroy is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Leeroy, pop culture references for the name Leeroy and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Leeroy

We've found the following names that sound similar to Leeroy, sorted by popularity.

Larry / Leroy / Lauro / Laura / Laurie / Larue / Lary / Laurier / Lawyer / Lior /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20122942
20112673
20104151
20093436
20082783
20072637
20062894
20053087
20042593
20032878
20022456
20011875
20002254
19992869
19982202
19972390
19962950
19951849
19941793
19932087
19922200
19912317
19902235
19891663
19881570
19871858
19862336
19851936
19841525
19801830
19791791
19781438
19771631
19761436
19741767
19731520
19721935
19711934
19681520
19671647
19661274
19651494
19641358
19621432
19611343
19571697
19541670
19501638
19491652
19471041
19461615
19451280
1944994
19431179
19421145
19411126
19401158
1939856
1938997
1937883
1936796
1935875
1934959
1933758
1932785
19311154
1930820
1929951
1928704
1927699
1926786
1925892
1924781
1923717
1922780
1921808
1920807
1919683
1918912
19171044
19161678
19151641
1914998

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Texas1422

Even more about Leeroy


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Leeroy a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Leeroy?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1919
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Leeroy
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 149,187
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1914
2012 births +11

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