Lloyd Name Meaning & Origin

Lloyd

Pronunciation: LOYD (key)

Origin of the name Lloyd:

A borrowing from the Welsh, Lloyd is derived from llwyd (gray). The name arose as a nickname for someone with gray hair.

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Comments and insights on the name Lloyd: | Edit

Contains same letters as Dolly.

Why does it have 2 L's?

Lloyd and Floyd, awesome names for twin boys

Personal experiences with the name Lloyd: | Edit

Often mixed up with: Lewi, Floyd

I know one person called Lloyd. He's called Lloydy Gaga for a laugh.

Nicknames for Lloyd: | Edit

Lid, Lod, Loddy, Loy, Loydie

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Famous real-life people named Lloyd: | Edit

Lloyd Alexander, American author of juvenile fantasy novels (The Black Cauldron, The High King)

Lloyd in song, story & screen: | Edit

Lloyd Dobler, John Cusack's character in "Say Anything ..."

Lloyd Henreid, Randall Flagg's right hand man played by Miguel Ferrar in the miniseries, Stephen King's The Stand.

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