Loy

Loy - A very unique male name



  May 21,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Loy appeared on the charts for the first time in 1913 on position #1063. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Loy and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Loy? 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 Loy. The baby boy name Loy was given to 5 baby boys in 1993, ranking #3451 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 360,957 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Loy peaked in popularity 104 years ago in 1915 on position 618.



Famous with this name

Amanda Loy
Ezzrin Loy
Myrna Loy


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Rating: 5/5 (4 people)


Loy is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Loy is currently topping the baby name charts in Texas at position #1,636 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #1,636.

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 Loy is where you live.


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Loy origin and meaning

Loy is a 3 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Loy, pop culture references for the name Loy and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Loy

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

Lee / Leo / Lyle / Lowell / Louie / Loyal / Lou / Lew / Lue / Lewie /

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
19933451
19751729
19721939
19671480
19661329
19651497
19641701
19631109
19611719
19601155
19591520
19581356
19571700
19561107
19551687
19541159
1953982
1952943
19501047
1949872
1948862
19471218
19461077
1945736
1944954
1943707
1942936
1941833
1940814
1939754
1938849
1937935
1936696
1935707
1934645
1933637
1932731
1931624
1930696
1929755
1928705
1927766
1926678
1925740
1924675
1923736
1922677
1921787
1920649
1919644
1918799
1917685
1916706
1915618
19141424
19131063

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Texas1636

Even more about Loy


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 Loy 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 Loy?

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
1915
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Loy
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 360,957
Letter count 3
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1913
1993 births +5

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