Lloyd

Lloyd - A very unique male name



  Apr 21,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Lloyd, meaning gray, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #64. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Lloyd and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Lloyd? 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 Lloyd. The baby boy name Lloyd was given to 69 baby boys in 2012, ranking #1405 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 23,783 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Lloyd peaked in popularity 101 years ago in 1918 on position 51.



Famous with this name

Kathleen Lloyd
Harry Lloyd
Christopher Lloyd


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Lloyd is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Lloyd is currently topping the baby name charts in Pennsylvania at position #664 - and is the least popular in California at position #2,738.

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 Lloyd is where you live.


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Lloyd origin and meaning

Lloyd is a 5 letter name with 1 syllables. This name means gray. To see famous people named Lloyd, pop culture references for the name Lloyd and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Lloyd

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

Loyd / Laith / Laddie / Ludie / Lydia / Layth / Ladd / Laudie / Latoya / Lattie /

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
20121405
20111314
20101305
20091456
20081211
20071186
20061169
20051217
20041211
20031108
20021028
2001945
2000967
1999824
1998892
1997717
1996724
1995646
1994628
1993620
1992561
1991546
1990487
1989470
1988463
1987438
1986418
1985402
1984397
1983368
1982355
1981335
1980333
1979332
1978340
1977328
1976332
1975300
1974291
1973268
1972257
1971242
1970237
1969236
1968225
1967208
1966208
1965196
1964193
1963193
1962198
1961182
1960180
1959167
1958166
1957164
1956158
1955147
1954142
1953138
1952130
1951124
1950127
1949124
1948118
1947112
1946106
1945103
1944102
1943104
194296
194196
1940100
193995
193892
193791
193688
193585
193481
193373
193271
193167
193069
192962
192859
192758
192660
192562
192461
192359
192259
192157
192058
191958
191851
191753
191658
191562
191466
191367
191270
191174
191064

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Pennsylvania664
Michigan818
Georgia839
Texas1167
Illinois1288
New York1388
Florida1528
California2738

Even more about Lloyd


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 Lloyd 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 Lloyd?

1 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
1918
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Lloyd
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 23,783
Letter count 5
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +69

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